The Woman Pharaoh


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Hatshepsut was one of the most successful kings in ancient Egypt -- who also happened to be a woman. Cristen and Caroline talk with Egyptologist Kara Cooney about Hatshepsut's rise to power, why her legacy was erased from history and what women leaders today can learn from this fearless pharaoh.

Learn More about Dr. Cooney

"Kara Cooney Egyptologist" http://karacooney.squarespace.com/

On Twitter https://twitter.com/karacooney

On Facebook https://www.facebook.com/karacooneyegyptologist

Find the Book

At Google Books https://play.google.com/store/books/details/Kara_Cooney_The_Woman_Who_Would_Be_King?id=9xxmAwAAQBAJ

At Random House http://www.randomhouse.com/book/215673/the-woman-who-would-be-king-by-kara-cooney

Topics in this Podcast: history, motherhood, women in the workplace, famous females, women in leadership