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Author O'Dea, Suzanne, 1950- author.

Title From suffrage to the Senate : America's political women : an encyclopedia of leaders, causes & issues / Suzanne O'Dea.

Publication Info. Amenia, New York : Grey House Publishing, [2013]
Boston, Massachusetts : Credo Reference, 2015.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Credo Reference E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition Third edition.
Description 1 online resource (982 entries) : 196 images ; digital files.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Preface -- Introduction -- A-Z entries -- Women's Rights -- Political parties and agendas -- Racism and discrimination -- Presidential appointees -- Women in the military -- Facts and statistics -- Chronology.
Access Access restricted to authorized users and institutions.
Summary From Suffrage to the Senate is a comprehensive and valuable compendium of biographies of leading women in U.S. politics, past and present, and an examination of the wide range of women's movements. This dynamically illustrated reference work explores American women's path to political power and social equality from the struggle for the right to vote and the abolition of slavery to the first African American woman in the U.S. Senate and beyond.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Note Description based on title page of print version.
Subject Women -- Political activity -- United States -- Encyclopedias.
Women civic leaders -- United States -- Encyclopedias.
Women political activists -- United States -- Encyclopedias.
Women -- United States -- Biography -- Encyclopedias.
Women's rights -- United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Credo Reference (Firm), distributor.
Added Title America's political women.
Other Form: Print version: 1619250101 9781619250109 (DLC) 2013426810 2 volumes (xxx, 1036 pages) : illustrations
ISBN 9781785391057 electronic version
9781619250109 volume 2

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