The Hello Girls

Author: Elizabeth Cobbs
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674971477
Size: 53.31 MB
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In 1918 the U.S. Army Signal Corps sent 223 women to France to help win World War I. Elizabeth Cobbs reveals the challenges these patriotic young women faced in a war zone where male soldiers resented, wooed, mocked, saluted, and ultimately ...

The Second Line Of Defense

Author: Lynn Dumenil
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469631229
Size: 61.77 MB
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Telling the stories of a diverse group of women, including African Americans, dissidents, pacifists, reformers, and industrial workers, Dumenil analyzes both the roadblocks and opportunities they faced.

Mobilizing Minerva

Author: Kimberly Jensen
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 0252074963
Size: 47.92 MB
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The case for woman suffrage, economic equality, and citizenship in WWI

It S My Country Too

Author: Jerri Bell
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 161234934X
Size: 47.50 MB
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This inspiring anthology is the first to convey the rich experiences and contributions of women in the American military in their own words from the Revolutionary War to the present wars in the Middle East.

All Night Party

Author: Andrea Barnet
Publisher: Algonquin Books
ISBN: 1565127021
Size: 32.31 MB
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This is a history of the early feminists who didn't set out to be feminists, a celebration of the rebellious women who paved the way for future generations.

The Hamilton Affair

Author: Elizabeth Cobbs
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1628727233
Size: 32.45 MB
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Then you’ll want to read The Hamilton Affair by Elizabeth Cobbs. Now a New York Times, this is an entertaining novel that has gotten great endorsements from Joseph Ellis, Cokie Roberts, Kurt Anderson, and Jim Leher.

American Umpire

Author: Elizabeth Cobbs Hoffman
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674073835
Size: 23.79 MB
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In American Umpire Elizabeth Cobbs Hoffman asserts instead that America has performed the role of umpire since 1776, compelling adherence to rules that gradually earned broad approval, and violating them as well.

Soldier Girls

Author: Helen Thorpe
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451668120
Size: 26.80 MB
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What Thorpe accomplishes in Soldier Girls is something far greater than describing the experience of women in the military. The book is a solid chunk of American history...Thorpe triumphs” (The New York Times Book Review).

We Were Feminists Once

Author: Andi Zeisler
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1610395905
Size: 20.63 MB
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Witty, fearless, and unflinching, We Were Feminists Once is the story of how we let this happen, and how we can amplify feminism's real purpose and power.