eBook The Woman Who Ran For President: The Many Lives of Victoria Woodhull download
by Gloria Steinem
Author: Gloria Steinem
Publisher: Bridge Works; 1st edition (June 28, 1995)
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Since the book promised to reveal "The Many Lives of Victoria Woodhull", I would have liked to know more about . I never knew as well as many others that a woman ran for President 1860. This Woodhull opened the door for woman rights. She did a lot of things that was not very lady like.
Since the book promised to reveal "The Many Lives of Victoria Woodhull", I would have liked to know more about Victoria Woodhull, the person, rather than just her actions and how she fit into the history of her times. She did what she had to do.
Underhill redeems from obscurity the feminist pioneer who ran for president in 1872 and was the first woman to testify before Congress on suffrage. LJ 5/15/95) Читать весь отзыв.
From the Publisher This biography of Victoria Woodhull is the story of how a major feminist pioneer, scarcely known today, moved from poverty and spiritualism to become the first woman Wall Street broker, the first woman to testify before Congress on suffrage and, in 1872, the first.
From the Publisher This biography of Victoria Woodhull is the story of how a major feminist pioneer, scarcely known today, moved from poverty and spiritualism to become the first woman Wall Street broker, the first woman to testify before Congress on suffrage and, in 1872, the first woman to run for president. Author Lois Underhill tells how Woodhull challenged the manly status quo not only in politics and business, but on the social scene as well. She fought for sexual freedom for women
Publishers Weekly deftly written biography. of a hell-raising visionary.
Notorious Victoria: The Uncensored Life of Victoria Woodhull - Visionary, Suffragist, and First Woman to Run for President. She’s the woman Gloria Steinem called the most controversial suffragist of them all.
Woodhull, Victoria C, Woodhull, Victoria C. Biographie. Bridgehampton, NY Bridge Works Publ. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. L on September 8, 2010. SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata). Terms of Service (last updated 12/31/2014).
Notorious Victoria: The Life of Victoria Woodhull, Uncensored. Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 1998. Underhill, Lois Beachy. The Woman Who Ran for President: The Many Lives of Victoria Woodhull. Other Powers: The Age of Suffrage, Spiritualism, and the Scandalous Victoria Woodhull. National Woman Suffrage Association: Working for Suffrage 1869-1890. The Complete History of Women Running for President.
Women’s rights leader Victoria Woodhull, became the first female candidate for . Gloria Steinem and Betty Friedan attempted, but failed, to run as Chisholm delegates in New York.
Women’s rights leader Victoria Woodhull, became the first female candidate for president nearly 50 years before women gained the right to vote. On June 1, 1950 she delivered one of the most memorable speeches of her career, Declaration of Conscience, where she laid out her opposition to McCarthyism and stated her belief that the basic principles of Americanism included the right to protest, criticize, hold unpopular beliefs and have independent thought.
By 1868, they had bewitched none other than Commodore Cornelius Vanderbilt, the wealthiest robber baron in America, who would remain a font of financial support for the rest of their lives. With his backing, the two opened their own Wall Street brokerage house, Woodhull, Claflin & Company, and launched a newspaper, Woodhull & Claflin's Weekly (1870-76), making themselves public personages and earning a small fortune. By. Get weekly book recommendations