Suffrage: Women's Long Battle for the Vote

Suffrage: Women's Long Battle for the VoteHonoring the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment to the Constitution, this exciting history explores the full scope of the movement to win the vote for women through portraits of its bold leaders and devoted activists.Distinguished historian Ellen Carol DuBois begins in the pre Civil War years

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Categories: womens studies

Lady Stuff: Secrets to Being a Woman

Lady Stuff: Secrets to Being a WomanLibrarian s note There is an ebook edition with the same ISBN ISBN 978 1 4494 8677 8 A collection of Loryn Brantzs vibrant and relatable Jellybean Comics about her everyday experiences as a lady Home manicure tips, awkward seduction techniques, scoping out the snack table, andmost important

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Categories: womens studies

Legendary Ladies: 50 Goddesses to Empower and Inspire You

Legendary Ladies: 50 Goddesses to Empower and Inspire YouFrom the beloved author and artist behind Bad Girls Throughout History comes this lushly illustrated book of goddesses from around the world Aphrodite, the Greek goddess whose love overcame mortality Mazu, the Chinese deity who safely guides travelers home Lakshmi, the Hindu provider of fortune

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Categories: womens studies

A Black Women's History of the United States

A Black Women's History of the United StatesA revealing historyat once sobering and empoweringshowing Black women s expansive contributions since the 1600s Spanning over 400 years, this book, written by two award winning Black women historians, prioritizes all voices from poor and working class domestics to middle class reform women to sex

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Period Power: A Manifesto for the Menstrual Movement

Period Power: A Manifesto for the Menstrual MovementPERIOD founder and Harvard College student Nadya Okamoto offers a manifesto on menstruation and why we can no longer silence those who bleedand how to engage in youth activism Throughout history, periods have been hidden from the public Theyre taboo Theyre embarrassing Theyre gross And due to a

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Categories: womens studies

The Handmaid's Tale

The Handmaid's TaleOffred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead She may leave the home of the Commander and his wife once a day to walk to food markets whose signs are now pictures instead of words because women are no longer allowed to read She must lie on her back once a month and pray that the Commander makes

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Categories: womens studies

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