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Isabella of France
After years of neglect and abuse from her husband, this queen raised an army and took over England for herself.
She traded a life of privilege for one spent fighting for justice on both literal and political battlefields so tirelessly that even exiling her five times couldn't keep her down.
This self-described "undutiful daughter" posed as a man to become the world's first female shipwright.
Marguerite de la Rocque
Stranded by her cruel relative on an abandoned Canadian island (literally named the Isle of Demons), she survived for two years by hunting animals and eventually made it back to France.
Widowed young queen who led a fearsome rebellion against the British with her child tied to her back.
When the English laid siege to her castle home, this Scottish woman bedeviled them until they gave up.
This revolutionary martyred herself to help rid China of the Qing dynasty.
Possibly the most cartoonishly evil woman to have ever existed, this Merovingian queen was an endless source of assassination attempts - including, on one memorable occasion, her own young daughter.
This legendary pockmarked poet sang truth to power and was killed for it, becoming an enduring symbol of resistance.
Sword-slinging Arabian heroine who stars as the heroine of an extremely long and entertaining epic tale.