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The woman's hour : the great fight to win the vote, Elaine Weiss

Label
The woman's hour : the great fight to win the vote
Title
The woman's hour
Title remainder
the great fight to win the vote
Statement of responsibility
Elaine Weiss
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nashville, August 1920. The Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution, granting all women the vote, is on the verge of ratification -- or defeat. Out of the thirty-six states needed, thirty-five have approved it, and one last state is still in play -- Tennessee. After a seven-decade crusade to win the ballot, this is the moment of truth for the suffragists, and Nashville becomes a frenzied battleground as the enormous forces allied for and against women's suffrage make their last stand. Elaine Weiss recasts the saga of women's quest for the vote by focusing on the campaign's last six weeks, when it all came down to one ambivalent state
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weiss, Elaine F.
Dewey number
324.6/230973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • JK1896
  • JK1911.T2
LC item number
  • .W45 2018b
  • W45 2018b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print popular and narrative nonfiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States.
  • Women
  • Suffragists
  • Women
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Process / Elections
  • HISTORY / United States / 20th Century
  • Suffragists
  • Women
  • Women
  • United States
Label
The woman's hour : the great fight to win the vote, Elaine Weiss
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Viking, an imprint of Penguin Publishing Group, [2018]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 657-788)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
To Nashville -- Lay of the land -- The feminist peril -- The woman question -- Democracy at home -- The Governor's quandary -- The blessing -- On account of sex -- Front porch -- Home and Heaven -- The woman's hour -- Cranking the machine -- Prison pin -- Fieldwork -- A real and threatening danger -- War of the roses -- In justice to womanhood -- Terrorizing Tennessee manhood -- Petticoat government -- Armageddon -- The hour has come -- Liberty Bell -- Election Day
Control code
on1027737646
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
791 pages (large print), 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432849771
Lccn
2018004877
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)1027737646
Label
The woman's hour : the great fight to win the vote, Elaine Weiss
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Viking, an imprint of Penguin Publishing Group, [2018]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 657-788)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
To Nashville -- Lay of the land -- The feminist peril -- The woman question -- Democracy at home -- The Governor's quandary -- The blessing -- On account of sex -- Front porch -- Home and Heaven -- The woman's hour -- Cranking the machine -- Prison pin -- Fieldwork -- A real and threatening danger -- War of the roses -- In justice to womanhood -- Terrorizing Tennessee manhood -- Petticoat government -- Armageddon -- The hour has come -- Liberty Bell -- Election Day
Control code
on1027737646
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
791 pages (large print), 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432849771
Lccn
2018004877
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)1027737646

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