This extensive program examines the lives of women leaders and their effect in history. Share the triumphs and tragedies of fascinating women who led nations, fought in battle, and made life and death decisions for the sake of their people. Great Women Rulers in World History spans more than three thousand years and three continents. Biographies begin in ancient Egypt with Queens Hatshepsut, Nefertiti and Cleopatra. Medieval Rulers include Eleanor of Aquitaine, Joan of Arc, Mary Queen of Scots and Queen Elizabeth I. This program is a colorful and detailed perspective of history through the eyes of the women who helped shape it.