Clare Mulley is the author of The Woman Who Saved the Children: A Biography of Eglantyne Jebb, which won the Daily Mail Biographers Club Prize.
Hanna Reitsch and Melitta von Stauffenberg were talented and record-breaking women who made their names in the male-dominated field of flight in 1930s Germany. Clare Mulley explains why she was drawn to write about these two fascinating women in her new book.
This International Women's Day, we're celebrating these twelve fascinating, groundbreaking and often overlooked females who left their mark on history.
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