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Author Garza, Hedda.

Title Barred from the bar : a history of women in the legal profession / by Hedda Garza.

Imprint New York : F. Watts, c1996.

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Description 224 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Women then--women now
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 214-217) and index.
Summary This account of women's attempts to become practicing lawyers, gain entrance to law schools, and obtain the same legal rights as men begins with the American Revolutionary War and extends to the appointment of the first women to the Supreme Court.
Study Program AR UG RL 10.2 PTS 9 1880.
Subject Women lawyers -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Sex discrimination against women -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Women lawyers -- United States -- History.
Sex discrimination against women -- United States -- History.
Women lawyers -- United States -- History
Sex discrimination against women -- United States -- History
ISBN 0531157954 $14.35

 
    
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