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This collection is a uick glimpse at a Animal Babies lot of different American women Some of the ones you ve heard of and aot I hadn t I appreciated Offenders and Detainees learning about these American heroines especially theady scientists I wish she had made some substitutions Susan LaFlesche Picotte for Elizabeth Blackwell and included Native American women Picotte would have served for both I don t think I could expect too much from a book from a Republican senator on LGTB women consideri g that she summed up Carolyn McCarthy by saying consideri g that she summed up Carolyn McCarthy by saying I disagree with Carolyn on the gun issue after blithely mentioning that McCarthy s son and husband were shot in a mass murder spree Leading Ladies by Kay Bailey Hutchison presents snapshot biographies of a number of fascinating women who had a deep impact on the formation of America From First qasas-ul-quran ladies to scientists to women who devoted themselves to the social services Sen Hutchison touched on many women someesser known but all put their fingerprints on this country It is a truly interesting read and I m glad I took the time interesting read and I m glad I took the time do so Listened to this Really interesting history of women who were first in their fields real trail blazers The reading styl. In a series of skillfully drawn biographical portraits United States senator and bestselling author Kay Bailey Hutchison examines the ives of sixty three pioneers in military service journalism public health social reform science and politics all American women From the courtroom to the halls of Congress these female trailblazers have battled tremendous odds to achieve success if not always recognition in their respective fields Senator Hutchison a trailblazer herself became the first woman from the state of Texas elected to the United States SenateFollowing in the footsteps of her bestselling book American Heroines Senator Hutchis. Ecially about women historians feel that they have to put together a voluminously endless work Ms Hutchison discusses women and their continuous role throughout the history of the United States However she does not go into exhaustive detail which is a good thing Hutchinson taught me that when w This book contained great info unfortunatly I can t regurgitate details I should reread it at some point Another well researched book about women in positions of influence that managed to be exceptionally dry and uninspiring It could have been twice as Dead-End Road Mysteries long There were trailblazers I ve heard of passed over Good amount of time paid to each woman Everyone needs to be auainted with these women My ratings are based solely on my enjoyment of a book and I m afraid this one fell way short The subject seemed to have potential but the result was just eye crossingly boring I wouldn t recommend it to anyone unless they are doing a report on one of theadies in uestion and even then I m not sure this book contains anything you can t find faster on Wikipedia Enjoyed what she had but need to read her other book to see if those adies I think she missed in this book appear elsewhere. He American iterary canon even further Susan B Anthony's indefatigable efforts to win women the elsewhere. He American iterary canon even further Susan B Anthony's indefatigable efforts to win women the to vote allowed Senator Dianne Feinstein Congresswoman Mary Bono and Secretary win women the right to vote allowed Senator Dianne Feinstein Congresswoman Mary Bono and Secretary Labor Elaine Chao to eventually rise to some of the highest offices in the nationMixing historical portraits with modern success stories Senator Hutchison shows how American women from all periods of history have contributed to the strength and progress of our nation With courage purpose and compassion the women of Leading Ladies continue to blaze trails for thousands of American women to follow and no history of the nation can be written without them.