During the violent months preceding the liberation of Paris, New Zealander Nancy Wake killed a German guard with a single karate chop to the neck, executed a woman who had been spying for the Germans, shot her way out of roadblocks and biked 70 hours through perilous Nazi checkpoints to deliver radio codes for the Allies. In spite of Hitler she lived to be 98; died Aug. of 2011 Look it all up. This lady was a true hero.

Nancy Wake, ‘White Mouse’ of World War II. The Gestapo called her “The White Mouse” for the way she deftly avoided their traps. Nancy Wake, was one of the most effective and cunning British agents working in German-occupied France during World War II.

"Navaho Smile". It was taken in 1904 by Edward S. Curtis

I love Edward Curtis' account of the Native American people. What would we do without it. Navajo Girl - "Navaho Smile" taken in 1904 by Edward S.

Carapella has designed maps of Canada and the continental U.S. showing the original locations and names of Native American tribes. View the full map (PDF).

The Map Of Native American Tribes You've Never Seen Before

The Map Of Native American Tribes You’ve Never Seen Before: 'Carapella has designed maps of Canada and the continental U. showing the original locations and names of Native American tribes. View the full map (PDF).

tribal princess, she's beautiful.

Unknown young woman photographed in 1875 in the Philippines by Dutch photographer Francisco Van Camp. The photograph’s inscription describes her as Mestiza Sangley-Filipina, which means she was a mix of Chinese and Spanish.

Victoria Claflin Woodhull, born in 1838, married at age fifteen to an alcoholic and womanizer. She became the first woman to establish a brokerage firm on Wall Street and played an active role in the woman's suffrage movement. She became the first woman to run for President of the United States in 1872. Her name is largely lost in history. Few recognize her name and accomplishments.

Victoria Claflin Woodhull, later Victoria Woodhull Martin was an American leader of the woman's suffrage movement. In Woodhull was the first female candidate for President of the United States.

Annie Oakley 1860-1926. Annie began trapping at a young age, and shooting and hunting by age eight to support her siblings and her widowed mother. She sold the hunted game for money to locals in Greenville, as well as restaurants and hotels in southern Ohio. Her skill eventually paid off the mortgage on her mother's farm when Annie was 15. He life story is amazing.

Annie Oakley was an Ohio-born lady who could shoot like the dickens. She was the first white woman hired by a Wild West outfit to fill a traditionally male role.

Map of Native American Tribes in the United States

An Overview Map of North and Middle America Indian Nations . (The National Geographic has also produced a detailed North American Indian Cultures maps.

The real Laura Ingalls Wilder

The real Laura Ingalls Wilder.Laura Elizabeth Ingalls Wilder was an American author who wrote the Little House series of books based on her childhood in a pioneer family. Laura's daughter, Rose, inspired Laura to write her books.

Native American Indian Tantoo Cardinal, 63, beautiful and talented Cree Native American actor.

Rose Marie "Tantoo" Cardinal (Canadian actor and political activist, noted: of Cree descent. Winner of American Indian Film Festival Best Actress Award in 1993 during her cast time as "Snow Bird" on the CBS drama series "Dr.