Wild Women of Michigan by Norma Lewis
Countless Michigan women performed extraordinary acts that challenged and improved the world. Madame Marie-Therese Cadillac served as the medicine woman in the frontier that became Detroit. Annie Taylor Edson survived rolling over Niagara Falls in a barrel. After suffragist Anna Howard Shaw fought to vote, the state saw in influx of women running for office. East Lansing's Patricia Beeman aided in efforts to end apartheid in South Africa. Suellen Finatri showcased an extreme side of equestrian sports by riding more than four thousand miles from St. Ignace, Michigan, to Skagway, Alaska.