By Michael S. Maurer

The 19 striking modern Hoosier girls profiled via Michael S. Maurer—one for every big name within the Indiana kingdom flag—are leaders and pioneers who've excelled in quite a few targets, together with legislations, company, philanthropy, executive, drugs, track, paintings, athletics, faith, and schooling. one of the inspiring existence tales are these of the 1st girl named leader pass judgement on of the U.S. District court docket in Indiana, the 1st to set up a Holocaust museum within the nation, and the 1st lady elected Indiana's lieutenant governor. Maurer additionally introduces overseas golfing and billiards champions, opera singers, a rabbi, the founders of Vera Bradley Designs and For naked ft, and others. lots of those ladies led heart-pounding lives. All labored difficult, and with zeal, to accomplish their goals. Indiana ladies of each new release will take pleasure in and savour their stories.

Sarah Evans Barker
Mary Bolk
Angela M. Brown
Alecia A. DeCoudreaux
Christel DeHaan
Nancy Shepherd Fitzgerald
Eva Mozes Kor
Jeanette Lee
Sylvia McNair
Patricia R. Miller
Nancy Noël
Mercy Okanemeh Obeime
Jane Blaffer Owen
Ora Hirsch Pescovitz
Ernestine Raclin
Sharon Rivenbark
Sandy Eisenberg Sasso
Becky Skillman
Carolyn Y. Woo

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