Vanguard : : how Black women broke barriers, won the vote, and insisted on equality for all

Title Vanguard : : how Black women broke barriers, won the vote, and insisted on equality for all
Names Jones, Martha S.
Book Number DB101428
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation The author examines the role of African American women in American politics, particularly focusing on their participation in the suffrage crusade. As she recounts how they defied racism and sexism to fight for the ballot, she profiles key figures from the movement, including Maria Stewart, Frances Ellen Watkins Harper, and Fannie Lou Hamer. Violence and some strong language. Commercial audiobook. 2020.
Narrator Lee, Mela.
Local Subject Politics and Government - POL
Current Events / Contemporary Issues - CON
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Short Book - SH
Commercial format - CF
Audience Notes Female narrator.
Contains strong language.
Contains violence.
LC Subject African American women political activists - History
African American women social reformers - History
African American women suffragists - History
African Americans - Suffrage - History
Women - Suffrage - United States - History
Nonfiction
Biographies
Creative nonfiction
Instructional and educational works
Talking books
Downloadable books
Call Number 323.34092396073 ANF
Language English
Released 2020
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled, Library of Congress, 2020 (American Printing House for the Blind, recording studio)
Original Publication Reissue of: Unabridged. [New York] : Hachette Audio, 2020. 9781549190155
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