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Download Doc ô Miss Muriel Matters ¹ 384 pages ☆ The Australian actress who became one of London's most famous suffragistsDiscover the most inspiring woman you've never heard of In 1909 a young Australian actress made headlines around the world when she took to the sky over London in an airship emblazoned with the slogan The Australian actress who became one of London's most famous suffragistsDiscover the most inspiring woman you've never heard of In 1909 a young Australian actress made headlines around the world when she took to the sky over London in an airship emblazoned with the slogan 'Votes for Women' and dropped leaflets over the city Muriel Matters was dubbed 'th I borrowed this book because I read an enthusiastic review at the Newtown Review of Booksbut it didn't uite hit the mark for me and I'm returning it to the library after reading up to p115 I think that part of the reason was because I had already read Clare Wrights You Daughters of Freedom The Australians Who Won the Vote and Inspired the World and I already knew a fair bit about Muriel Matters and her work in supporting the suffragettes in the UK Readers who don't know her story will probably enjoy it much than I did I haven't rated the book because I don't rate books I haven't finished

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At daring Australian girl' and the American media declared it to be the world's first aerial protestJust months earlier Muriel had become the first woman to make a speech in the British House of Commons after chaining herself to a brass grille to protest against the segregation of women in the Parliament She went on to become one of the most famous suffr Robert Wainwright takes long forgotten Australians and writes biographies that are intriguing fascinating and extremely readable His research into Muriel Matters an Australian actress who became a leading suffragette in London in the early 1900s is outstanding In 'Miss Muriel Matters' he places her in the context of the times and we read of her many exploits in London as she tries to convince Parliament that they should give women the vote as they had done in South Australia since 1896 There's lots of descriptions of the lengths the women go to their gaoling and the angry often hysterical opposition from men Wainwright takes us on Muriel's journey and a happy ending when she marries and becomes an expert in early childhood education The reader is left with as full a picture as is possible of this remarkable woman

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Miss Muriel MattersAgists of her day her skill as an orator drawing crowds in their thousandsSo why is the remarkable Muriel Matters a relative unknown in both Britain and her home country In Miss Muriel Matters bestselling writer Robert Wainwright discovers an extraordinary woman full of intelligence passion and bravery who fought for women's rights in a world far from eu Um how did I not know about Muriel Matters before reading this book since she came from Adelaide where I am from and still live Hopefully in this year celebrating women's suffrage in South Australia 125 years there will be some mention of her even though she was a famous suffragist years later in England Great to read the history of this determined woman and suffragist and read how her experiences shaped her story and the world at large