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National Geographic Exploring History: Great Women Special Issue

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Throughout history, women have been disruptors. Covering the worlds of art, science, exploration, sports, and entertainment this issue of Exploring History showcases many of these great women. Follow the lives of Cleopatra, the last pharaoh of ancient Egypt; Queen Elizabeth I, who defined an era; Catherine the Great, who oversaw a golden age of modernization in Russia; Sacagawea, interpreter and guide to Lewis and Clark; and Harriet Tubman, who helped rescue more than 300 slaves through the Underground Railroad.


Full of maps, illustrations, and graphics, each page is a treasure of information on the well-known and not so well-known great women of history.


  • Softcover
  • 100 pages
  • 8 1/2" x 10 7/8"
  • © 2014

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