Revolutionary Heart: The Life of Clarina Nichols and the Pioneering Crusade for Women's Rights

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Quindaro Press, 2006 - Biography & Autobiography - 277 pages
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Biography of the Vermont newspaper publisher and Kansas pioneer who overcame hardship and heartbreak and devoted her life to improving conditions to women. Author details the rise of the women's rights movement from 1848 to 1867, when Clarina Nichols is involved in historic suffrage campaign in Kansas. First published biography of subject.

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This is non-fiction history written at its best. Revolutionary Heart is both well researched and skillfully written to keep the reader's attention. And if you live in Vermont, Kansas, or northern ... Read full review

Revolutionary Heart: The Life of Clarina Nichols And the Pioneering Crusade for Women's Rights

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Clarina Nichols (1810-85) is not as well known as Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, or Lucy Stone, but during the first half of the 19th century, her witty and persuasive writing and lecturing ... Read full review


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Diane Eickhoff spent more than two decades as a freelance writer placing articles in such publications as McCall's, The Lutheran, Hartford Times and Kansas City Star. As Diane Carlson she won three awards from the Educational Press Association of America. Ms. Eickhoff has written several books of Young Adult fiction, and edited textbooks for middle and high school students. An audio book adaptation of Revolutionary Heart for Young Adults entitled Frontier Freedom Fighter will be released in March as well, and a DVD “Recovering Clarina Nichols” will be released Summer of 2007 by Quindaro Press. She continues to perform as Clarina Nichols at events and chautauquas.

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