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The Resource Ladies of liberty : the women who shaped our nation, Cokie Roberts

Ladies of liberty : the women who shaped our nation, Cokie Roberts

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Ladies of liberty : the women who shaped our nation
Title
Ladies of liberty
Title remainder
the women who shaped our nation
Statement of responsibility
Cokie Roberts
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Language
eng
Summary
In this eye-opening companion volume to her acclaimed history Founding Mothers, number-one New York Times bestselling author and renowned political commentator Cokie Roberts brings to life the extraordinary accomplishments of women who laid the groundwork for a better society. Recounted with insight and humor, and drawing on personal correspondence, private journals, and other primary sources, many of them previously unpublished, here are the fascinating and inspiring true stories of first ladies and freethinkers, educators and explorers. Featuring an exceptional group of women-including Abigail Adams, Dolley Madison, Rebecca Gratz, Louise Livingston, Sacagawea, and others-Ladies of Liberty sheds new light on the generation of heroines, reformers, and visionaries who helped shape our nation, finally giving these extraordinary ladies the recognition they so greatly deserve
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Summary
Shares the stories of remarkable women who shaped American history between 1796 and 1828, including Dolley Madison, Isabella Graham, and Sacajawea
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10547887
Cataloging source
Midwest
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hoopla (Digital media service)
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Roberts, Cokie
Dewey number
  • 973.4092/2
  • B
Index
no index present
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1300
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 2
  • 5
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Goode, Diane
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True
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  • Women
  • Women
  • Women
  • Politicians' spouses
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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the women who shaped our nation
Label
Ladies of liberty : the women who shaped our nation, Cokie Roberts
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Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [403]-467) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent.
Contents
1797-1801: the presidency of John and Abigail Adams -- 1801-1805: the first term of Thomas Jefferson and the ladies of the place -- 1805-1809: the second term of Thomas Jefferson and women talking politics -- 1809-1813: the first term of James Madison and the presidentess -- 1813-1817: the second term of James Madison and "The bravest American soldier" -- 1817-1825: the presidency of James Monroe and some characters to contemplate
Control code
123119406
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiii, 481 pages
Isbn
9780060782344
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Ladies of liberty : the women who shaped our nation, Cokie Roberts
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [403]-467) 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
1797-1801: the presidency of John and Abigail Adams -- 1801-1805: the first term of Thomas Jefferson and the ladies of the place -- 1805-1809: the second term of Thomas Jefferson and women talking politics -- 1809-1813: the first term of James Madison and the presidentess -- 1813-1817: the second term of James Madison and "The bravest American soldier" -- 1817-1825: the presidency of James Monroe and some characters to contemplate
Control code
123119406
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiii, 481 pages
Isbn
9780060782344
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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