Susan B. Anthony: Activist

Susan B. Anthony: Activist

by Rachel A. Koestler-Grack




Covering noted historic and contemporary figures in the arts, business, sports, entertainment, politics, sciences, and social advocacy, among other fields, Women of Achievement profiles women who have made significant and influential contributions to their professions and to the world at large. Each book in the series gives students a complete overview of the subject's life, as well as insight into her professional and personal motivations, while also providing historical context to her achievements.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781604130874
Publisher: Chelsea House Publishers
Publication date: 01/01/2009
Series: Chelsea House Women of Achievement Series
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 6.70(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 11 - 14 Years

Table of Contents

1 Arrested for Voting 7

2 A Quaker Upbringing 13

3 The Power of Reform 26

4 Breaking Down Fences 43

5 The American Civil War and Its Aftermath 55

6 A Tower of Strength 73

7 A New Generation of Women 93

8 A Life Gone, but Not Forgotten 108

Chronology 113

Notes 116

Bibliography 121

Further Resources 122

Picture Credits 123

Index 124

About the Author 128

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