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Seneca Falls and the origins of the women's rights movement

Author: Sally Gregory McMillen
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford Univ. Press, 2009
Series: Pivotal moments in American history
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Separate spheres : law, faith, tradition -- Fashioning a better world -- Seneca Falls -- The woman's movement begins, 1850-1860 -- War, disillusionment, division -- Friction and reunification, 1870-1890 -- Epilogue : make the world better.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sally Gregory McMillen
ISBN: 0195393333 9780195393330
OCLC Number: 1082448571
Description: 310 p. : ill.
Contents: Introduction ; 1. Separate Spheres: Law, Faith, Tradition ; 2. Fashioning a Better World ; 3. Seneca Falls ; 4. The Woman's Movement Begins, 1850 - 1860 ; 5. War, Disillusionment, Division ; 6. Friction and Reunification, 1870 - 1890 ; Epilogue: "Make the World Better" ; Appendices ; The 1848 Declaration of Rights and Sentiments ; "Solitude of Self," Elizabeth Cady Stanton ; Endnotes ; Index ; Acknowledgments
Series Title: Pivotal moments in American history
Responsibility: Sally G. McMillen.
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A vibrant portrait of a major turning point in American women's history, and in human history, this book is essential reading for anyone wishing to fully understand the origins of the women's rights  Read more...


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"McMillen tells the story of the woman's rights movement quite well, and her book adds to our understanding of the woman's rights movement."--Sherry H. Penney, The Journal of American Read more...

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