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The Resource Significant sisters : the grassroots of active feminism, 1839-1939, Margaret Forster

Significant sisters : the grassroots of active feminism, 1839-1939, Margaret Forster

Label
Significant sisters : the grassroots of active feminism, 1839-1939
Title
Significant sisters
Title remainder
the grassroots of active feminism, 1839-1939
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Forster
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Portrays eight women's rights advocates of the 19th and early 20th centuries: Caroline Norton, Elizabeth Blackwell, Florence Nightingale, Emily Davies, Josephine Butler, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Margaret Sanger, and Emma Goldman. Determined, foresightful leaders, the pioneers of contemporary feminism, these women fought unprecedented battles for women's rights in eight separate spheres of activity--law, the professions, employment, education, sexual morality, politics, birth control, and ideology
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-2016
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Forster, Margaret
Dewey number
305.4/2/0942
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1599.E5
LC item number
F67 1985
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feminists
  • Feminists
  • Feminism
  • Feminism
Label
Significant sisters : the grassroots of active feminism, 1839-1939, Margaret Forster
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
"A Borzoi book"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Caroline Norton, 1808-1877: Law -- Elizabeth Blackwell, 1821-1910: The professions -- Florence Nightingale, 1820-1920: Employment -- Emily Davies, 1830-1921: Education -- Josephine Butler, 1828-1906: Sexual morality -- Elizabeth Cady Stanton, 1815-1902: Politics -- Margaret Sanger, 1879-1966: Birth control -- Emma Goldman, 1869-1940: Ideology
Control code
ocm11370818
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 355 pages
Isbn
9780394541532
Lccn
84048536
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)11370818
Label
Significant sisters : the grassroots of active feminism, 1839-1939, Margaret Forster
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
"A Borzoi book"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Caroline Norton, 1808-1877: Law -- Elizabeth Blackwell, 1821-1910: The professions -- Florence Nightingale, 1820-1920: Employment -- Emily Davies, 1830-1921: Education -- Josephine Butler, 1828-1906: Sexual morality -- Elizabeth Cady Stanton, 1815-1902: Politics -- Margaret Sanger, 1879-1966: Birth control -- Emma Goldman, 1869-1940: Ideology
Control code
ocm11370818
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 355 pages
Isbn
9780394541532
Lccn
84048536
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)11370818

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