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By Jean Shinoda Bolen

ISBN-10: 1491534265

ISBN-13: 9781491534267

ISBN-10: 1573245917

ISBN-13: 9781573245913

From fictional characters like Bridget Jones to feminist icons like Gloria Steinem, Jean Bolen’s bestselling classic Goddesses in Everywoman has been greatly learn and soundly praised.

Now comes a brand new e-book written within the similar spirit and with an analogous power. In Artemis: The Indomitable Spirit in Everywoman, Bolen invitations girls and women to find the tenacity and braveness of the Artemis archetype and the way it may be tapped to dwell authentically.

To inform the tale, Bolen delves deeply into the parable of Atalanta, the well-known hunter and runner in old Greek mythology, a mortal lady who's pointed out with Artemis the Greek Goddess of the quest and Moon. Atalanta started existence deserted and left to die simply because she was once born a woman. She confronted the Calydon Boar and drew first blood; she was once the runner who might call for to be overwhelmed in a footrace by way of the guy who might declare her as his bride. She exemplifies the indomitable spirit in efficient, brave women and within the ladies they turn into. this can be grit, the eagerness and patience to move the space, to outlive, and to succeed.

She comprises many real-life tales in addition to mythological and fictional examples of ladies who're just like Atalanta, together with between others Princess Merida from the lively film Brave and Katniss from The starvation Games. Artemis and Atalanta are the skill wherein readers can navigate their very own own exploration to develop into their genuine selves. Bolen dedicates this ebook to girls and ladies who embrace the archetype of Artemis, who detect her uncrushable spirit in themselves or others. 

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