Best Biographies of Notable Women

List of the Month
Março 2024 (see all)
Descrição
In honor of Women's History Month, our List of the Month this March is devoted to the Best Biographies of Notable Women that we have read. Each participant may vote on ten titles, and may define "notable" as they choose. For the purposes of this list, we define "biography" expansively, to include autobiographies and memoirs. Please only downvote titles if they do not fit the theme, and are not biographies.
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14,928 membros
222 críticas
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8,641 membros
343 críticas
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12,798 membros
242 críticas
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8,585 membros
322 críticas
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Aquila, EerierIdyllMeme, raidergirl3, nessreader, LibraryCin, AbigailAdams26, MahanaU, steller0707, Tosta
Explicações
AbigailAdams26: I loved this book, and the mixture of the familiar and unfamiliar, in Satrapi's life story.
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22 críticas
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1,381 membros
51 críticas
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10,346 membros
147 críticas
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8,788 membros
518 críticas
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747 membros
33 críticas
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3,639 membros
131 críticas
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2,168 membros
53 críticas
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8,243 membros
366 críticas
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8,380 membros
161 críticas
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2,099 membros
29 críticas
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286 membros
1 crítica
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5,255 membros
101 críticas
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10,339 membros
291 críticas
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5,548 membros
240 críticas
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309 membros
20 críticas
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2,679 membros
158 críticas
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2,706 membros
46 críticas
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5,184 membros
203 críticas
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1,075 membros
16 críticas
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694 membros
19 críticas
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6,612 membros
100 críticas
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4 Members
birder4106, JoMarsh, SusanBraxton, JustJune,lilithcat
Explicações
lilithcat : Not a biography.
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26 críticas
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1,318 membros
49 críticas
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571 membros
14 críticas
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144 membros
6 críticas
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498 membros
5 críticas
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3,051 membros
67 críticas
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4,728 membros
89 críticas
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1,613 membros
33 críticas
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4,369 membros
78 críticas
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20,609 membros
798 críticas
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3 Members
terran, vwinsloe, Tosta
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2,196 membros
34 críticas
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505 membros
9 críticas
3.9
2 Members
dewasus1, Boand
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6,554 membros
269 críticas
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kleo, barefootsong
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59 membros
1 crítica
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133 membros
6 críticas
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gypsysmom, elorin
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796 membros
28 críticas
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750 membros
42 críticas
½ 3.7
3 Members
dara85, Tosta, HH_Library,lilithcat
Explicações
lilithcat : I can think of no definition of "notable" that would include her.
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5,237 membros
59 críticas
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2 Members
Cecrow, msjudy
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207 membros
7 críticas
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1,735 membros
25 críticas
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531 membros
5 críticas
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2 Members
kleo, LibraryCin
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9,522 membros
521 críticas
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351 membros
9 críticas
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88 membros
3 críticas
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2 Members
affle, thorold
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245 membros
5 críticas
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2 Members
nessreader, Boand
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1,775 membros
45 críticas
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543 membros
12 críticas
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1,205 membros
27 críticas
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309 membros
4 críticas
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2 Members
affle, thorold
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2,273 membros
120 críticas
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2 Members
aprille, Tosta
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320 membros
3 críticas
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2 Members
Aquila, nessreader
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801 membros
17 críticas
3.8
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dara85, terran
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310 membros
9 críticas
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2,302 membros
29 críticas
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1,474 membros
86 críticas
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308 membros
21 críticas
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3,535 membros
107 críticas
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vwinsloe
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1,618 membros
16 críticas
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EMS_24
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1,376 membros
20 críticas
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gmathis
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760 membros
11 críticas
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671 membros
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492 membros
11 críticas
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465 membros
11 críticas
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449 membros
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439 membros
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404 membros
4 críticas
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380 membros
5 críticas
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370 membros
2 críticas
½ 4.4
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beehappy
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268 membros
3 críticas
½ 3.6
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AbigailAdams26
Explicações
AbigailAdams26: This was the first adult book I ever read, taken from my mother's shelves when I was a little girl, and I was fascinated by it. I reread it many times.
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cpg
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184 membros
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GiGi2000
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167 membros
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anyother
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135 membros
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hipdeep
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106 membros
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gypsysmom
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106 membros
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105 membros
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elkiedee
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91 membros
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Boand
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52 membros
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43 membros
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al.vick
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39 membros
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38 membros
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rocketjk
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37 membros
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31 membros
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Shookie
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16 membros
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slimikin
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mitchma
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Cecrow
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1,924 membros
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cbl_tn
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1,217 membros
25 críticas
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rocketjk