The oldest woman on earth, she’s a beauty queen.
The woman of our time.
She’s the most influential woman in our lifetimes.
And she has a lot to say.
In this excerpt from the upcoming The Beautiful People of America: The Women Who Made America a Global Leader, Naomi Klein takes us on a journey from the early 19th century to the present day, to talk to the leaders of women’s rights, the women who inspired them, and the women whose legacy they have inspired.
Klein examines the rise of the American beauty industry from its earliest days, to the current era, and examines how the products and services of the beauty industry have impacted the lives of so many women.
The book is a must read for anyone who has an interest in the history and legacy of beauty and how it has shaped the lives and well-being of millions of women and girls around the world.
Read more about Naomi Klein’s The Beautiful Americans: The women who made America a global leader here.
The author’s book is available in paperback and e-book versions for the first time, along with a special edition of the paperback that includes an exclusive photo album and a certificate of authenticity from the author, plus a personalized certificate from the publisher.