Behind Every Great Man: Women in the Shadows of History's Alpha Males

Behind Every Great Man: Women in the Shadows of History's Alpha Males
ISBN10:
1492603058
Genre:
ISBN13:
9781492603054
Goodreads Rating:
3.38
Published:
February 3rd 2015 by Sourcebooks

A fresh and fascinating look at the untold half of history Throughout history, men have gotten most of the good ink. Often overlooked are the extraordinary wives, mistresses, and companions who were every bit as instrumental in shaping their destinies. Discover Emma Wedgewood (Mrs. Charles Darwin), Alma Reveille (Mrs. Alfred Hitchcock), and 26 more women who stood behind their alpha males, for better or worse, and helped steer the course of history. This collection will surprise and enthrall readers looking for new insight into these historic male figures-and the powerful women who propelled them to the top.