For many years we've listened to and learned about the unforgettable events in history. All very remarkable, yet all very male ? where on earth were the women?!In this book, you will meet some of the most fascinating females in herstory, all of whom have contributed to and shaped the past, present and future. From activists and athletes to politicians and poets, from the well-known and celebrated to the unsung and understated, these women's stories are guaranteed to inspire you to follow your dreams and believe you can achieve whatever you set your mind to.