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characters é How High Can We Climb? The Story of Women Explorers 105 Â A celebration of remarkably brave womenIn 1766 young Jeanne Baret is housekeeper to Dr Philibert Commerson a physician turned naturalist for the King of France When Dr Commerson is invited to participate in a long exploratory sea voyage collecNd steal aboard the ship This is how Jeanne Baret becomes the first woman to sail around the world Such determination characterizes each of the twelve women profiled here including Josephine Peary Sylvia Earle Junko Tabei and Ann Bancroft They come from across the globe and their lives span about 240 years Their accomplishmen. I've been reading and rereading this since I was 10 It's a classic and amazing I would suggest to any young girl or woman in general Very inspiring

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A celebration of remarkably brave womenIn 1766 young Jeanne Baret is housekeeper to Dr Philibert Commerson a physician turned naturalist for the King of France When Dr Commerson is invited to participate in a long exploratory sea voyage collecting specimens Jeanne wants to go too The only way is to disguise herself as a boy a. An easy read about twelve incredible women who achieved amazing things through desire and determination Most of the names were new to me Annie Smith Peck a UofM grad Florence Baker who mapped the source of the Nile Elisabeth Casteret who explored ice caves Kay Cottee who sailed around the world from Australia and Junko Tabei who summited Everest are just a few of the explorers whose stories I learned The only name I knew was Sylvia Earle and even from her story I learned many new layers to her story of ocean exploration Some concocted dialogue is included to help bring the women to life and it led me to seek out other resources to learn about these wonderful people

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How High Can We Climb The Story of Women ExplorersTs are real and their stories enhanced by thoughts and dialogue imagined by the author to bring them to life are contained within a framework of known factsThese tales of sailors cavers mountain climbers deep sea divers and other explorers combined with Dusan Petricic's clever pictures will inspire a new generation of dreamer. Jeannine does such a good job of portraying the human side of history and telling untold stories in compelling ways