Warrior Queens

Queen Tomyris

Queen Tomyris

Books: De Pauw, Linda Grant. 1998. Battle Cries and Lullabies: Women in War from Prehistory to the Present. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press. Jackson, Guida Myrl. 1999. Women Rulers Throughout the Ages: An Illustrated Guide. Santa Barbara, Calif: ABC-CLIO. Herodotus, Robert B. Strassler, and Andrea L. Purvis. 2009. The Landmark Herodotus: The Histories. New York: […]

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Queen Boudicca

Queen Boudicca

Books: Flatt, Joan McMahon. 2012. Powerful Political Women: Stirring Biographies Of Some Of History’s Most Powerful Women. Bloomington, IN: iUniverse, Inc. James, Sharon L., and Sheila Dillon. 2012. A Companion to Women in the Ancient World. Chichester, West Sussex: Wiley-Blackwell. Webster, Graham. 1978. Boudica, the British Revolt against Rome AD 60. Totowa, N.J.: Rowman and […]

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Queen Anacaona

Queen Anacaona

Books: Accilien, Cécile, Jessica Adams, Elmide Méléance, and Jean-Pierre Ulrick. 2006. Revolutionary Freedoms. Coconut Creek, FL: Caribbean Studies Press. Fikse, John. 2014. Apostle of the Indies. Berkshire: Classic Comic Store Ltd.  Morse, John M. 1903. Anacaona, and Other Poems. New York: Grafton Press. Saunders, Nicholas J. 2005. The Peoples of the Caribbean: An Encyclopedia of Caribbean Archeology and Traditional […]

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Queen Amina

Queen Amina

Name: Queen Amina Other Spelling: Aminatu Also Known as: The Warrior Queen Date: 1533 – 1610? Monarch of the: Queen of Zauzau Country: Nigeria Note: She expanded the Empire of Zaria to include Nupe and Korora (Kwararafa), a Jukun kingdom. Books: Akyeampong, Emmanuel Kwaku, and Henry Louis Gates. 2012. Dictionary of African biography. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Jackson, […]

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Kandake Amanishakheto

Kandake Amanishakheto

Books: Asante, Molefi Kete. 2004. Encyclopedia of Black Studies. London [u.a.]: SAGE. Akyeampong, Emmanuel Kwaku, and Henry Louis Gates. 2012. Dictionary of African biography. Oxford: Oxford University Press.  Harkless, Necia Desiree. 2006. Nubian Pharaohs and Meroitic Kings: The Kingdom of Kush. Bloomington, IN: AuthorHouse. Martin, J. P. 2016. African Empires: Your Guide To The Historical Record Of Africa. [S.L.]: […]

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