What Every American Should Know about Women's History: 200 Events that Shaped Our Destiny

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Adams Media Corporation, Jan 1, 1997 - History - 393 pages
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From Anne Hutchinson to Elizabeth Cady Stanton to Betty Friedan, American women have been at the forefront of the battle to extend the right of liberty to all Americans. The 200 key events featured in this book extend from colonial times to our own century and covers such issues as social reform, work, family life, and the struggle for equal rights.

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This work covers women's contributions to American society from the first European women arriving in Jamestown Colony in 1607 to Maya Angelou reading one of her original poems at President Clinton's ... Read full review

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One of those books that everyone should have...it's sad to think that most Americans probably don't know about half the events in this book. Read full review


The First European Women Arrive at the Jamestown Colony
Eliza Lucas Pinckney Begins Managing Her Fathers Plantation
Abigail Adams Admonishes John to Remember the Ladies

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