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By Marilyn French, Margaret Atwood

Origins is the 1st of 4 volumes of a momental, readable, and unparalleled heritage of girls during the international. The the world over celebrated writer of The Women's Room, Marilyn French, spent over fifteen years with a staff of researchers and admired historians studying women's lives and actions in civilizations and societies spanning the ages.

Beginning in prehistory, Origins strikes directly to research women's lives in historical Egypt, China, India, Peru, Mexico, Greece, and Rome. In her reconstruction of wars, legislation, and different actions affecting either men and women, French additionally strains the worldviews underpinning them. In available writing for a vast readership, 3 chapters depict how women's courting to Judaism, Christianity, and Islam replaced for strong and undesirable over the centuries.

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