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With courage and cloth : winning the fight for a woman's right to vote / by Ann Bausum.

Bausum, Ann. (Author).

Available copies

  • 2 of 3 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 2 of 3 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bagley Public Library J 324.623 Bau (Text) 33500008166142 Main Available -
Detroit Lakes Public Library J 324.623 Bau (Text) 33500008166209 Main Available -
Fosston Public Library J 324.623 Bau (Text) 33500008161564 Main Checked out 10/09/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792276477
  • ISBN: 0792269918
  • Physical Description: 111 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: Washington, DC : National Geographic, 2004.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Parade, 1913 -- Rights, 1848-1906 -- Momentum, 1906-1916 -- Protest, 1917 -- Prison, 1917 -- Action, 1918-1919 -- Victory, 1919-1920.
Reviews

  • Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2004 October #2
    Gr. 6-12. Though few readers will pick this up for browsing, students will be easily drawn by the details of the American women's suffrage movement. As a child, the author met Alice Paul, a famous suffragist, and was clearly inspired. This personal interest drives the detailed history, written in an objective but anecdotal fashion. The design is thoughtful and attractive: sepia-tone photographs are highlighted in purple and gold (purple, gold, and white were the signature colors of the movement), the dark purple text is clean, elegant and very readable, and the general layout is artfully done. Detailed notes, bibliography, thumbnail biographies, and a chronology make this an all-in-one text that provides a general background to a very specific time within the movement. The timely release of this title will make every woman more appreciative of the Nineteenth Amendment, as well as the tremendous sacrifices that made it happen. ((Reviewed October 15, 2004)) Copyright 2004 Booklist Reviews.

Author Notes

Ann Bausum is the daughter of a history professor, and she grew up with a love of American history and a passion for research. She is an award-winning author who has published six titles with National Geographic Children&;s Books, including the acclaimed Sibert Honor Book Freedom Riders. She lives in Beloit, WI. Visit Ann Bausum at her Web site: www.annbausum.com.

Subject: Women > Suffrage > United States > History.

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