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"Circumstances are Destiny": An Antebellum Woman's Struggle to Define Sphere

Tina Stewart Brakebill - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 255 pages
Celestia Rice Colby, born in Ohio in 1827, had lifestyle options that were relatively straightforward for the typical white female child born in the first half of the ...
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Mary of Magdala: What The Da Vinci Code Misses

Mary R. Thompson - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 156 pages
Mary of Magdala examines the actual written accounts referring to her from her own era, including both canonical writings, as well as the Gospel of Thomas, the Gospel of Mary ...
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Other Daughters of the Revolution, The: The Narrative of K. White (1809) and ...

Sharon Halevi, K. White, Elizabeth Fisher - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 140 pages
Presents two of the earliest autobiographies of American women.
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Helen Keller, Public Speaker: Sightless But Seen, Deaf But Heard

Lois J. Einhorn - Biography & Autobiography - 1998 - 155 pages
How a person who was "sightless but seen, deaf but heard" spoke out publicly for years about her "vision for a better tomorrow."
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A Strong-minded Woman: The Life of Mary Livermore

Wendy Hamand Venet - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 319 pages
When Mary Livermore died in 1905 at age 84, a Boston newspaper praised her as "America's foremost woman." A leading figure in the struggle for woman's rights as well as in the ...
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And Peace Never Came

Elisabeth M. Raab - Biography & Autobiography - 1997 - 196 pages
“It is Easter Sunday, April 1945, early in the morning, maybe just dawn. We stand still, like frozen grey statues. Us. Seven hundred and thirty women, wrapped in wet, grey ...
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The Life and Letters of Annie Leake Tuttle: Working for the Best

Annie Leake Tuttle, Marilyn Färdig Whiteley - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 147 pages
Annie Leake Tuttle was born in Nova Scotia in 1839 and died there in 1934, yet her search for education and self-support took her far afield. During her life she filled ...
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Florence Nightingale: Collected Works of Florence Nightingale

Florence Nightingale, Lynn McDonald - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 908 pages
Annotation Reports correspondence (selected from the thousands of surviving letters) with her mother, father and sister and a wide extended family. There is material on ...
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China Diary: The Life of Mary Austin Endicott

Shirley Jane Endicott - Biography & Autobiography - 2003 - 251 pages
The story of an extraordinary woman who, upon her marriage, was thrust into the role of missionary in China during a time of profound political turmoil. Endicott has presented ...
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Florence Nightingale's Theology: Collected Works of Florence Nightingale

Florence Nightingale, Lynn McDonald - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 678 pages
This third volume in the Collected Works of Florence Nightingale reports her controversial theological essays (only two of which have been previously published) and a great ...
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