Amazons, Abolitionists, and Activists

Amazons, Abolitionists, and Activists

A Graphic History of Women's Fight for Their Rights

Graphic Novel - 2019 | First edition
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Contents: Women's rights in antiquity: the seed is planted
Empresses, queens, and princesses: the power on the throne and behind it
Slavery, colonialism, and imperialism: the rights of women under siege
Suffrage and suffering: women fight for freedom
The slow march to equality: civil rights and voting
Women's rights, 1960s to 1980s: from the sexual revolution to the AIDS crisis
Feminisms: corporate, inclusive, and more!
Publisher: California : Ten Speed Press, [2019]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2019
Branch Call Number: 305.409 KEN PBK
Characteristics: 195 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 26 cm
ISBN: 9780399581793


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This fun graphic novel covers the key figures and events that have advanced women's rights from ancient times to the present. Included are the stories of notable women who led progressive movements concerning not just suffrage, but also abolition, labor, civil rights, LGBTQ liberation, reproducti... Read More »

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