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    Growing up female in America; ten lives

    Merriam, Eve, 1916- comp.

    In autobiographical excerpts, ten American women tell about their early lives. Women included are Eliza Southgate, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Maria Mitchell, Mary Ann Loughborough, Arvazine Angeline Cooper, Anna Howard Shaw, Susie King Taylor, æMother Mary Jones,, Elizabeth Gertrude Stern and Mountain Wolf Woman.

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    The ladies of Seneca Falls

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    Biographical supplement and index

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    Biographical supplement and index

    Sigerman, Harriet.

    Provides short profiles of many of the women discussed in the first ten volumes of the series, scanning the past four centuries of women's history in the U.S.

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    Lighting the way

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    Famous American women

    Stoddard, Hope, 1900-

    Discusses the lives and accomplishments of : Jane Addams, Louisa May Alcott, Marian Anderson, Susan B. Anthony, Ethel Barrymore, Clara Barton, Mary McCleod Bethune, St. Frances Xavier Cabrini, Mary Cassatt, Willa Cather, Agnes de Mille, Emily Dickinson, Dorothea Dix, Isadora Duncan, Amelia Earhart, Mary Baker Eddy, Margaret Fuller, Lillian Gilbreth, Martha Graham, Edith Hamilton, Ovceta Culp Hobby, Malvina Hoffman, Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan, Dorothea Lange, Susanne Langer, Mary Lyon, Margaret Mead, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Maria Mitchell, Harriet Monroe, Constance Baker Motley, Lucretia Mott, Rosa Ponselle, Eleanor Roosevelt, Florence Sabin, Margaret Sanger, Margaret Chase Smith, Gertrude Stein, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Harriet Tubman, æBabe Didrickson Zaharias.

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    Flapper

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    Flapper : the notorious life and scandalous times of the first thoroughly modern woman

    Zeitz, Joshua.

    Explores the era of the 1920s Jazz Age woman, typified by designer Coco Chanel, actresses Clara Bow, Colleen Moore and Louise Brooks, and New Yorker writer Lois Long, among others.

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    She persisted : 13 American women who changed the world

    Clinton, Chelsea.

    "Profiles the lives of thirteen American women who have left their mark on U.S. history, including Harriet Tubman, Helen Keller, Margaret Chase Smith, and Oprah Winfrey"--OCLC.

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    Rad American women A-Z

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    Rad American women A-Z

    Schatz, Kate.

    Alphabetically lists twenty-six notable American women.

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    Independent dames

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    Independent dames : what you never knew about the women and girls of the American Revolution

    Anderson, Laurie Halse.

    Describes the role women and young girls played in the American Revolution, highlighting the contributions and exploits of women who had a significant impact on the colonists' fight for freedom.

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    Ten days a madwoman

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    Ten days a madwoman : the daring life and turbulent times of the original "girl" reporter, Nellie Bly

    Noyes, Deborah.

    "A biography of Nellie Bly, the pioneering journalist whose showy but substantive stunts skyrocketed her to fame"--Provided by publisher.

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    Nurse, soldier, spy

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    Nurse, soldier, spy : the story of Sarah Edmonds, a Civil War hero

    Moss, Marissa.

    Describes the life of Sarah Emma Edmonds, who disguised herself as a man, took the name Frank Thompson, joined a Michigan army regiment to fight in the Civil War, served as a nurse on the battlefield, and became a spy.

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    Real friends

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    Real friends

    Hale, Shannon.

    The graphic memoir of Shannon Hale in which she reflects on her childhood friendships.

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    I am Helen Keller

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    I am Helen Keller

    Meltzer, Brad.

    "The story of Helen Keller, who learned to read and write despite being deaf and blind, and became an activist who fought for the rights of disabled people"--Provided by publisher.

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    Nina : jazz legend and civil-rights activist Nina Simone

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    Nina : jazz legend and civil-rights activist Nina Simone

    Brière-Haquet, Alice, 1979-

    An introduction to Nina Simone, a jazz legend and civil-rights activist.

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    Founding mothers

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    Founding mothers : remembering the ladies

    Roberts, Cokie.

    Brief portraits of women from the period of the Revolution and early United States.

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    Reference library of American women

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    Reference library of American women

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