Five Real-life Amazons

Amazons are a well-known element of mythology, but are there any historical figures that could be considered real-life Amazons? Listen in as Deblina and Sarah traverse the globe to find five examples of historical Amazons: Nakano Takeko, Gráinne Ní Mhaille (aka Grace O'Malley), Catalina de Erauso, the Amazons of Dahomey, and Boudica.

Topics in this Podcast: Boudica, women, Amazons, Dahomey, myths, ancient Greece, Basque history, Edo period, samurai, Ancient History, Tokugawa period