How will these resources help you?
A starting point
Top-10 inspiring female adventurers
by Rosemary J. Brown, published by The Guardian, (2016)
An in-depth look at the explorer Jeanne Baret
The Discovery of Jeanne Baret: A Story of Science, the High Seas, and the First Woman to Circumnavigate the Globe
by Glynis Ridley, published by Random House, (2011), 9780307463531
An in-depth look at the explorer Gertrude Bell
Queen of the Desert: The Extraordinary Life of Gertrude Bell
by Georgina Howell, published by Pan (Pan Macmillan), (2015), 9781447286264
The ‘acceptable face’ of the female explorer
Victorian Female Explorers: a Tightrope Walker Exploit
by Shirley Doulière, published by the British Association for Victorian Studies, Postgraduate Pages, (2016)
Text © Christopher Terry, 2021.