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33 things every girl should know about women's history : from suffragettes to skirt lengths to the ERA

Author: Tonya Bolden
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st ed
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Uses poems, essays, letters, photographs and more to present the actions and achievements of women in the United States, from its beginnings up through the twentieth century.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tonya Bolden
ISBN: 0375911227 9780375911224 0375811222 9780375811227 9780613954280 0613954289
OCLC Number: 47739385
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 240 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Past is prologue / Elizabeth Johnson --
Revolutionary petunias bloomed in Early America / Abigail Adams --
Women's declaration / Coline Jenkins-Sahlin --
Girls were once happy for homework / M. Carey Thomas --
The yellow wallpaper / Charlotte Perkins Gilman --
Women once vetoed later voted / Patricia C. McKissack --
Women were in the West / Natasha Tarpley --
U.S. Women are diverse / Suheir Hammad --
Legacy of wise words / Rosalie Maggio --
Landmarks of our lives / Marsha Weinstein --
Don't agonize, organize! / Ann Decker --
What women did before NOW / Shana Corey --
Labor pains have been intense / Sajaja Henderson-Holmes --
In World War II, women got to work / Betsy Kuhn --
Why Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962) still rules / Kathleen Krull --
Representing / Elizabeth Friffith --
Life is sometimes a fashion parade / Ilene Beckerman --
Ladies pages / Norma Johnson --
Beauty can be a beast / Opira Edut --
Girl groups mean girl power / Ann Powers --
Title IX helped level the playing field / Fritz Beshar --
Who was first, and why does it matter / Sue Macy --
Women weren't always in the books / Nancy Gruver --
Time matters / Susan Barber --
Facets of feminism / Paula A Treckel --
Men can be feminists, too / Nomas --
Roll call for crusaders / Fran Ellers --
You can read all about it! / Kathleen Odean --
Women's health matters didn't always matter / Magee Hickey --
Body politics / Anastasia Higginbotham --
Making of a dollardiva (or, how did we get here???!??) / Joline Godfrey --
ERA that's yet to come / Roberta W. Francis --
Herstory of language / Judy Dothard Simmons --
Glossary --
About the contributors --
Acknowledgments --
Picture acknowledgments --
Index.
Other Titles: Thirty-three things every girl should know about women's history
Responsibility: edited by Tonya Bolden.
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Uses poems, essays, letters, photographs and more to present the actions and achievements of women in the United States, from its beginnings up through the twentieth century.

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