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No Small Courage
By Nancy F. Cott

No Small Courage

A History of Women in the United States

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No Small Courage by Nancy F. Cott

Book Description

This history of women in the United States will be the only comprehensive illustrated book on this topic of increasing interest. It will encompass women's experience in America from pre-contact Native Americans to the end of the 20th century. Written by some of the leading scholars in the field, the text is nevertheless narrative, anecdotal, and accessible. Illustrations are drawn from primary sources

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780195139464
ISBN-10: 0195139461
Format: Hardback
(234mm x 165mm x 35mm)
Pages: 656
Imprint: Oxford University Press Inc
Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
Publish Date: 4-Jan-2001
Country of Publication: United States

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Feminists Who Changed America 1963-1975 by Nancy F. Cott Feminists Who Changed America 1963-1975, Hardback (September 2006)

Documents the key feminists who ignited the second wave women's movement. This work tells the stories of more than two thousand individual women and a few notable men who together reignited the women's movement and made permanent changes to entrenched customs and laws.

No Small Courage by Nancy F. Cott No Small Courage, Paperback (May 2004)

Boasting 100 illustrations, lively anecdotes, and skillfully written narratives by leading experts, "No Small Courage" captures the variety and importance of American women's experience, demonstrating that the history of our nation cannot be fully understood without focusing on changes in women's lives.

Bonds of Womanhood by Nancy F. Cott Bonds of Womanhood, Hardback (September 1997)

This 20th anniversary edition of the text includes a new preface in which the author discusses how other works that have followed have opened up fresh avenues of analysis.

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Author Biography - Nancy F. Cott

Nancy F. Cott is Jonathan Trumbull Professor of American History at Harvard University, and the director of the Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. She is the author of The Bonds of Womanhood: "Woman's Sphere" in New England, 1780-1835, The Grounding of Modern Feminism, and Public Vows: A History of Marriage and the Nation, among other books.

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