EDITH COWAN: The Woman on the Fifty Dollar Note
The first woman elected to any Australian parliament, and the second to any English speaking country.
Discover how Edith Cowan overcame a tragic childhood to become a feminist heroine in this engaging and fully illustrated biography, ideal for children aged 10 - 14 years.
Follow-up activities linked to the Australian Curriculum: History in Years 5 and 6 are also available, making Edith Cowan an excellent classroom resource and an informative introduction for the general reader.
Written by Allan Drummond, with illustrations by the renowned Glenn Lumsden.
AUSSIE NOTABLES - the banknote biographies.
Title: Edith Cowan
Series: Aussie Notables
Author: Allan Drummond
Illustrator: Glenn Lumsden
Format: Paperback, 80 pages
Subjects: Cowan, Edith
Australia--Politics and Government
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