Above: Promotional book cover of Glynis Ridley's "The Discovery of Jeanne Baret: A Story of Science, the High Seas, and the First Woman to Circumnavigate the Globe".
Glynis Ridley will discuss her book on Jeanne Baret, the first woman to circumnavigate the globe. It is an incredibly affecting story that raises a number of issues about women's roles, realities, challenges and accomplishments.
Date: October 9, 2013 at 6:30pm
Location: Central Public Library, 330 Park Blvd (at 11th Ave. & Park Blvd.) San Diego, CA Google Map