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Published: 24 June 2004

160 Pages | 38 halftones

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195143676

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Victoria Woodhull

Free Spirit for Women's Rights

Miriam Brody

Oxford Portraits

  • A highly readable combination of history and biography.
  • Interviews the stories of some of the most colorful social, political, and religious figures of America's Victorian era with the courageous and notorious life of Victoria Woodhull.
  • It is set amid the battle for women's suffrage, the Spiritualist movement that swept across the nation in the age of Radical Reconstruction following the Civil War, and the bitter fight that pitted black men against white women in the struggle for the right to vote.

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