MODERN ATHENAS Episode 9: Gertrude Bell, Shaper of Iraq / Book by Georgina Howell

MODERN ATHENAS Episode 9: Gertrude Bell, Shaper of Iraq / Book by Georgina Howell

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Gertrude was a true Modern Athena in the way she took on risk, stereotypes, and challenging situations. Her work brought new archaeological finds, destroyed stereotypes of what women could be, brought closure to families during World War I, and ended up shaping the modern Middle East.

Georgina Howell's book, Gertrude Bell: Queen of the Desert, Shaper of Nations, is not just a historically accurate portrayal of Gertrude’s life, but it includes exquisite detail into each of her journeys, ... Más informaciones

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