Black Women in American History

Born in slavery, unable to read or write, Truth was to become one of the most famous Black women in American history. By the late 1800s, Truth's life had become a legend. Yet despite her fame, few history books dedicate more than a few ...

Black Women in American History


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Black Women in American History
Language: en
Pages: 1504
Authors: Darlene Clark Hine
Categories: African American women
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher:

Books about Black Women in American History
Black Women Scientists in the United States
Language: en
Pages: 366
Authors: Wini Warren
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

Biographical information includes women in the fields of anatomy, astronautics and space science, anthropology, biochemistry, biology, botany, chemistry, geology, marine biology, mathematics, medicine, nutrition, pharmacology, psychology, physics, and zoology.
Encyclopedia of Women in American History
Language: en
Pages: 800
Authors: Joyce Appleby, Eileen Chang, Neva Goodwin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-17 - Publisher: Routledge

This illustrated encyclopedia examines the unique influence and contributions of women in every era of American history, from the colonial period to the present. It not only covers the issues that have had an impact on women, but also traces the influence of women's achievements on society as a whole.
The Gendered West
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Gordon Morris Bakken, Brenda Farrington
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-13 - Publisher: Routledge

First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Doing Women's History in Public
Language: en
Pages: 266
Authors: Heather Huyck
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-15 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

A complete guide to interpreting women’s history. Women’s history is everywhere, not only in historic house museums named for women but also in homes named for famous men, museums of every conceivable kind, forts and battlefields, even ships, mines, and in buckets. Women’s history while present at every museum and