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The Resource Lighting the way : nine women who changed modern America, Karenna Gore Schiff

Lighting the way : nine women who changed modern America, Karenna Gore Schiff

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Lighting the way : nine women who changed modern America
Title
Lighting the way
Title remainder
nine women who changed modern America
Statement of responsibility
Karenna Gore Schiff
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Profiles the lives of nine women who worked behind the scenes to impact the events of the twentieth century including early civil rights advocate Ida B. Wells and and Frances Perkins who became the first woman to serve in a presidential cabinet
Summary
Provides a study of nine women who transformed modern America through their battle against inequity and social injustice, including Ida B. Wells-Barnett, Mother Jones, Alice Hamilton, Frances Perkins, Virginia Durr, and Septima Clark
Biography type
collective biography
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165128
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Library Journal
  • Publisher's Weekly
  • Kirkus Starred
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Schiff, Karenna Gore
Dewey number
  • 920.720973
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
CT3260
LC item number
.S35 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Women
  • Social reformers
  • Women social reformers
  • United States
  • Women
  • Reformers
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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nine women who changed modern America
Label
Lighting the way : nine women who changed modern America, Karenna Gore Schiff
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [435]-508) and index
Control code
21407813
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 528 p.
Isbn
9781401352189
Lccn
2005056247
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (rplri)25719
  • (IMchF)fol11012073
Label
Lighting the way : nine women who changed modern America, Karenna Gore Schiff
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [435]-508) and index
Control code
21407813
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 528 p.
Isbn
9781401352189
Lccn
2005056247
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (rplri)25719
  • (IMchF)fol11012073

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