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American History Sale — Women’s History

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Funding Feminism

Funding Feminism

Monied Women, Philanthropy, and the Women’s Movement, 1870–1967

Joan Marie Johnson

The Injustices of Rape

The Injustices of Rape

How Activists Responded to Sexual Violence, 1950–1980

Catherine O. Jacquet

Speaking of Feminism

Speaking of Feminism

Today's Activists on the Past, Present, and Future of the U.S. Women's Movement

Rachel F. Seidman

Feminism for the Americas

Feminism for the Americas

The Making of an International Human Rights Movement

Katherine M. Marino

Gender and Jim Crow, Second Edition

Gender and Jim Crow, Second Edition

Women and the Politics of White Supremacy in North Carolina, 1896-1920

Glenda Elizabeth Gilmore

Black. Queer. Southern. Women.

Black. Queer. Southern. Women.

An Oral History

E. Patrick Johnson

Radical Friend

Radical Friend

Amy Kirby Post and Her Activist Worlds

Nancy A. Hewitt

This Grand Experiment

This Grand Experiment

When Women Entered the Federal Workforce in Civil War–Era Washington, D.C.

Jessica Ziparo

The Promise of Patriarchy

The Promise of Patriarchy

Women and the Nation of Islam

Ula Yvette Taylor

Common Sense and a Little Fire, Second Edition

Common Sense and a Little Fire, Second Edition

Women and Working-Class Politics in the United States, 1900-1965

Annelise Orleck

The Three Graces of Val-Kill

The Three Graces of Val-Kill

Eleanor Roosevelt, Marion Dickerman, and Nancy Cook in the Place They Made Their Own

Emily Herring Wilson

The Myth of Seneca Falls

The Myth of Seneca Falls

Memory and the Women's Suffrage Movement, 1848-1898

Lisa Tetrault

Hard Work Is Not Enough

Hard Work Is Not Enough

Gender and Racial Inequality in an Urban Workspace

Katrinell M. Davis

Written/Unwritten

Written/Unwritten

Diversity and the Hidden Truths of Tenure

Patricia A. Matthew