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The Resource Roses and radicals : the epic story of how American women won the right to vote, by Susan Zimet & Todd Hasak-Lowy

Roses and radicals : the epic story of how American women won the right to vote, by Susan Zimet & Todd Hasak-Lowy

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Roses and radicals : the epic story of how American women won the right to vote
Title
Roses and radicals
Title remainder
the epic story of how American women won the right to vote
Statement of responsibility
by Susan Zimet & Todd Hasak-Lowy
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The United States of America is almost 250 years old, but American women won the right to vote less than a hundred years ago. And when the controversial nineteenth ammendment to the U.S. Constituion-the one granting suffrage to women-was finally ratified in 1920, it passed by a mere one-vote margin. The ammendment only succeeded because a courageous group of women had been relentlessly demanding the right to vote for more than seventy years. The leaders of the suffrage movement are heroes who were fearless in the face of ridicule, arrest, imprisonment, and even torture. Many of them devoted themselves to the cause knowing they wouldn't live to cast a ballot. The story of women's suffrage is epic, frustrating, and as complex as the women who fought for it. Illustrated with portraits, period cartoons, and other images, Roses and Radicals celebrates this captivating yet overlooked piece of American history and the women who made it happen"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zimet, Susan
Dewey number
324.6/230973
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Age 10+
  • Grade 4 to 6
LC call number
JK1898
LC item number
.Z56 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States.
  • Women
  • Suffragists
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Women
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Girls & Women
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Science / Politics & Government
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Roses and radicals : the epic story of how American women won the right to vote, by Susan Zimet & Todd Hasak-Lowy
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword [by Sally Roesch Wagner, PhD.] -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: Enough of the everlasting no -- Chapter 2: A leader emerges and a resolution is made -- Chapter 3: The great partnership -- Chapter 4: Postwar turbulence -- Chapter 5: A vote, a trial, and the long, long road to suffrage -- Chapter 6: British tactics and new leadership on parade -- Chapter 7: The long showdown and a night of terror -- Chapter 8: War of the roses: the final battle for the right to vote -- Epilogue
Control code
on1002302603
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9780451477545
Lccn
2017013719
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1276025
  • (Sirsi) o1002302603
  • (OCoLC)1002302603
Label
Roses and radicals : the epic story of how American women won the right to vote, by Susan Zimet & Todd Hasak-Lowy
Publication
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
Foreword [by Sally Roesch Wagner, PhD.] -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: Enough of the everlasting no -- Chapter 2: A leader emerges and a resolution is made -- Chapter 3: The great partnership -- Chapter 4: Postwar turbulence -- Chapter 5: A vote, a trial, and the long, long road to suffrage -- Chapter 6: British tactics and new leadership on parade -- Chapter 7: The long showdown and a night of terror -- Chapter 8: War of the roses: the final battle for the right to vote -- Epilogue
Control code
on1002302603
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9780451477545
Lccn
2017013719
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1276025
  • (Sirsi) o1002302603
  • (OCoLC)1002302603

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