Category: Physicians

Physicians

Latest

All

Popular

All

Latest

Isabel Neville

Known for: her dynastic role in the Wars of the Roses, and the fates of her children, grandchildren and other descendants. As with many medieval women, she’s known mainly for her heritage, her marriage and her descendants....

  • Notable Women
  • Texts
  • Quotes
  • All

The White Princess: Historical Fiction vs. Fact

Philippa Gregory’s book The White Princess¬†has come to the screen via Starz in April, 2017. ¬†As with The White Queen, figures in the series are taken from history, with considerable fictionalizing. Here are some of the...

Transcendental Wild Oats by Louisa May Alcott

Louisa May Alcott wrote this biting satire on life in a 19th century Utopian community, based on her own family's experience at Fruitlands. She portrays the father figure as a dreamer and idealist, and the mother as the practical one who has to do all the work to meet worldly needs like food and shelter.

Faye Wattleton Quotes

Faye Wattleton, who as a nurse saw women suffering from botched illegal abortions, became the...

Isabel Neville

Known for: her dynastic role in the Wars of the Roses, and the fates of her children, grandchildren and other descendants. As with many medieval women, she’s known mainly for her heritage, her marriage and her descendants....

Pin It on Pinterest