Constance Markievicz : The Rebel Countess

by John and Fatti Burke

10.00

5 in stock

ISBN:9780717184552

Genre:Children's Books / Children's Non Fiction

Format:hardback

Description

The third book in the Little Library series. When your collection is complete, you’ll have a little library – and big knowledge! Discover the REVOLUTIONARY that was CONSTANCE MARKIEVICZ! Constance Markievicz grew up in Co. Sligo in the late 1800s with a dream: she wanted Ireland to become free and the people to be treated fairly. She spent her life working to make these things happen. With rebellion in the air, she was asked for advice on how a lady should dress. Her answer? ‘Dress suitably in short skirts and strong boots, leave your jewels in the bank and buy a revolver.’ And the Easter Rising began …

Additional information

Weight 0.4 kg
Dimensions 20 × 13 × 5 cm