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The Resource Born for liberty : a history of women in America, Sara M. Evans

Born for liberty : a history of women in America, Sara M. Evans

Label
Born for liberty : a history of women in America
Title
Born for liberty
Title remainder
a history of women in America
Statement of responsibility
Sara M. Evans
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Overview: The most concise and comprehensive one-volume history of American women-from the indigenous women of the 16th-century wilderness to the dual-role career women and mothers of contemporary times-this book brings American womanhood to center stage, exploring the lives of pioneers and slaves, immigrants and factory workers, executives and homemakers
Cataloging source
UOK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Evans, Sara M.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1410
LC item number
.E83 1997
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Women
  • Women in politics
Label
Born for liberty : a history of women in America, Sara M. Evans
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "With a new chapter and preface by the author"--Cover
  • Originally published in 1989
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 387-395) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface to the Second Edition
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • First American Women.
  • p. 7
  • 2.
  • Women Who Came to North America, 1607-1770.
  • p. 21
  • 3.
  • "But What Have I to Do with Politicks?": The Revolutionary Era.
  • p. 45
  • 4.
  • Age of Association: 1820-1845.
  • p. 67
  • 5.
  • Time of Division: 1845-1865.
  • p. 93
  • 6.
  • "Maternal Commonwealth" in the Gilded Age: 1865-1890.
  • p. 119
  • 7.
  • Women and Modernity: 1890-1920.
  • p. 145
  • 8.
  • Flappers, Freudians, and All That Jazz.
  • p. 175
  • 9.
  • Surviving the Great Depression.
  • p. 197
  • 10.
  • Women at War: The 1940s.
  • p. 219
  • 11.
  • Cold War and the "Feminine Mystique".
  • p. 243
  • 12.
  • Decade of Discovery: "The Personal Is Political".
  • p. 263
  • 13.
  • Politicization of Personal Life: Women Versus Women.
  • p. 287
  • 14.
  • Toward a New Century.
  • p. 309
  • Notes.
  • p. 333
  • Further Reading.
  • p. 387
  • Index.
  • p. 397
Control code
ocm37472111
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 408 p., [24] p. of pl.
Isbn
9780029029909
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
Born for liberty : a history of women in America, Sara M. Evans
Publication
Note
  • "With a new chapter and preface by the author"--Cover
  • Originally published in 1989
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 387-395) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface to the Second Edition
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • First American Women.
  • p. 7
  • 2.
  • Women Who Came to North America, 1607-1770.
  • p. 21
  • 3.
  • "But What Have I to Do with Politicks?": The Revolutionary Era.
  • p. 45
  • 4.
  • Age of Association: 1820-1845.
  • p. 67
  • 5.
  • Time of Division: 1845-1865.
  • p. 93
  • 6.
  • "Maternal Commonwealth" in the Gilded Age: 1865-1890.
  • p. 119
  • 7.
  • Women and Modernity: 1890-1920.
  • p. 145
  • 8.
  • Flappers, Freudians, and All That Jazz.
  • p. 175
  • 9.
  • Surviving the Great Depression.
  • p. 197
  • 10.
  • Women at War: The 1940s.
  • p. 219
  • 11.
  • Cold War and the "Feminine Mystique".
  • p. 243
  • 12.
  • Decade of Discovery: "The Personal Is Political".
  • p. 263
  • 13.
  • Politicization of Personal Life: Women Versus Women.
  • p. 287
  • 14.
  • Toward a New Century.
  • p. 309
  • Notes.
  • p. 333
  • Further Reading.
  • p. 387
  • Index.
  • p. 397
Control code
ocm37472111
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 408 p., [24] p. of pl.
Isbn
9780029029909
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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