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We, the American women

We, the American women

a documentary history

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Science Research Associates in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- United States -- History,
  • Women -- United States -- History -- Sources,
  • Women"s rights -- United States -- History,
  • Feminism -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBeth Millstein and Jeanne Bodin
    ContributionsKava, Beth Millstein, 1946-, Bodin, Jeanne, 1937-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 331 p. :
    Number of Pages331
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22782412M
    ISBN 100574420002
    LC Control Number75028344

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    Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Who Helped Win the Space Race is a nonfiction book written by Margot Lee Shetterly. Shetterly started working on the book in The book takes place from the s through the s when some viewed women as inferior to men. The biographical text follows the lives of Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, and Author: Margot Lee Shetterly.   This book brings to life the stories of Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, Katherine Johnson, and Christine Darden, four African-American women who lived through the civil rights era, the Space Race, the Cold War, and the movement for gender equality, and whose work forever changed the face of NASA and the country.

      Because of Sex: One Law, Ten Cases, and Fifty Years That Changed American Women’s Lives at Work by Gillian Thomas “Gillian Thomas’s Because of Sex tells the story of how one law, our highest court, and a few tenacious women changed the American workplace VII of the Civil Rights Act revolutionized the lives of America’s working women, making it illegal to discriminate Author: Sarah S. Davis.   Alcott worked to support her family through financial difficulties at an early age, and managed to write “ Little Women,” one of the most famous novels in American : Chrissy Clark.


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