Founding mothers : : the women who raised our nation

Title Founding mothers : : the women who raised our nation
Names Roberts, Cokie.
Book Number BR015555
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Political commentator and news analyst examines the role of Abigail Adams, Deborah Read Franklin, Martha Washington, and other prominent colonial women in founding the United States. Discusses their work outside the domestic sphere to manage businesses, run plantations, and defend their homes in the absence of men. Bestseller. 2004.
Local Subject Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Adult Book - AD
Long Book - LO
Biography - Notable Women - BIW
Women's Interest - WOM
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Bestseller - Non-Fiction - BEN
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Young Adult Interest - YAI
Braille Book Review, Nov-Dec 2005 - B605
Audience Notes Bestseller.
LC Subject Women - United States - Biography
Women in politics - United States - History - 18th century
Women in politics - United States - History - 19th century
Women - United States - History - 18th century
Women - United States - History - 19th century
United States - History - Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 - Biography
United States - History - Revolution, 1775-1783 - Biography
United States - History - Revolution, 1775-1783 - Women
United States - History - 1783-1815 - Biography
Call Number 973.30922 B ANF
Language English
Released 2004
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2004 (Associated Services for the Blind, transcribing agency. Associated Services for the Blind, distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st ed. New York : William Morrow, c2004.
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