Suffrage: Women’s Long Battle for the Vote

Author: Ellen Carol DuBois

Distinguished historian Ellen Carol DuBois begins in the pre-Civil War years with foremothers Lucretia Mott, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony, and Sojourner Truth as she explores the links of the woman suffrage movement…

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You can look forward to Ellen Carol DuBois Forthcoming Book, On Women’s Liberty: A Biography of Elizabeth Cady Stanton

I put this book down in awe – with new appreciation of Stanton’s brilliance, originality and complexity as the intellectual genius behind the first wave of feminism. Her nineteenth-century vision resonates for everyone in twenty-first century America.

Lynn Sherr, ABC Newson Elizabeth Cady Stanton: The Feminist as Thinker

DuBois’s book is an impressive achievement. It not only demands the attention of historians, who will have to reckon with DuBois’s reinterpretation of the suffrage struggle, but also deserves a wide readership among undergraduates, who will find Stanton Blatch to be a compelling and thought-provoking figure.

Elizabeth R. Varon, American Historical Reviewon Harriot Stanton Blatch and the Winning of Woman Suffrage

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