In celebration of March's Women's History Month, Alexandria Library has compiled the following resources.
Fighting chance : the struggle over woman suffrage and Blacksuffrage in Reconstruction America / Faye E. Dudden (2011)
Equality with a vengeance : men's rights groups, batteredwomen, and antifeminist backlash / Molly Dragiewicz (2011)
Revolutionary conceptions : women, fertility, and family limitation in America, 1760-1820 / Susan E. Klepp (2009)
A vindication of the rights of woman / Mary Wollstonecraft ; edited with an introduction and notes by Miriam Brody (2004)
A very dangerous woman : Martha Wright and women's rights / Sherry H. Penney and James D. Livingston (2004)
Goddess of the market : Ayn Rand and the American Right / Jennifer Burns (2009)
A new deal for women : the expanding roles ofwomen, 1938-1960 / Patience Coster (2011)
Thanks for the memories : love, sex, and World War II / Jane Mersky Leder (2006)
Open wide the freedom gates : a memoir / Dorothy Height ; with a foreword by Maya Angelou (2003)
Grace, gold & glory : my leap of faith / Gabrielle Douglas ; with Michelle Burford (2012)
No Higher Honor [eBook] / Condoleezza Rice
Barack and Michelle [eBook] / Christopher Andersen
Don’t Play in the Sun [eBook] / Marita Golden
Empress of Fashion : Diana Vreeland [eBook] / Amanda Mackenzie Stuart
Abigail Adams [eAudiobook] / Woody Holton
Wishing on the Moon: the Life and times of Billie Holiday [eAudiobook] / Donald Clarke
Big Girls Don’t Cry [eAudiobook] / Rebecca Traister
Orange is the New Black [eAudiobook] / Piper Kerman
First ladies / written by Amy Pastan ; in association with the Smithsonian Institution. (2009)
You wouldn't want to be a suffragist! : a protest movement that's rougher than you expected / written by Fiona Macdonald; illustrated by David Antram (2009)
Elizabeth leads the way : Elizabeth Cady Stanton and the right to vote / Tanya Lee Stone ; illustrations by Rebecca Gibbon. (2008)
Yes she can! : women's sports pioneers / by Glenn Stout. (2011)
Women astronomers : reaching for the stars / Mabel Armstrong. (2008)
I am Sacagawea / by Grace Norwich ; illustrated by Anthony VanArsdale. (2012)
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Afro-Americans in New York Life and History -- from 01/31/2000 to 07/31/2012 in eLibrary
American History -- from 02/01/1998 to present in Biography In Context
Film & History -- from 01/01/2003 to present in World History Collection
Journal of Family History -- from 10/01/1994 to 10/31/1998 in Biography In Context
Journal of the History of Sexuality -- from 01/01/2002 to 1 year ago in Criminal Justice Collection
Journal of Women’s History -- from 01/01/1997 to 12/31/2011 in eLibrary
Theatre History Studies -- from 06/01/2001 to present in Fine Arts & Music Collection
WIN (Women International Network) -- from 01/01/1993 to 09/30/2003 in Diversity Studies Collection
Women & Music -- from 01/01/1999 to present in Diversity Studies Collection
Women in Business -- from 09/01/1990 to present in Business Source Complete
Women’s Health Activist -- from 01/01/2004 to present in General OneFile
Women’s Review of Books -- from 01/01/1994 to present in Biography In Context
Virginia Magazine of History and Biography -- from 01/01/2001 to 10/31/2012 in eLibrary