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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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.