Publisher description for Handbook of American women's history / Angela M. Howard & Frances M. Kavenik, editors.
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This exceptional reference presents short articles on key people, events, and ideas that have shaped the history of women in the United States. Thoroughly revised and updated, the second edition features more than 100 new entries as well as, for the first time, photographs and artwork illustrating key concepts.
Aimed at librarians, students, and teachers, the Handbook of American Women’s History provides a comprehensive, interdisciplinary view of a fascinating field of study. Arranged alphabetically, each entry is accompanied by a bibliography of primary and secondary sources to which interested readers can turn for more information. Editors Angela M. Howard and Frances M. Kavenik also provide an extensive subject/name index and end-of-entry cross-referencing to make the book an invaluable resource.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Women -- United States -- History -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.