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The Woman's Hour

The Great Fight to Win the Vote

by Elaine Weiss

Hardcover, 416 pages, Viking, List Price: $28 |

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The Woman's Hour
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The Great Fight to Win the Vote
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Elaine Weiss

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Book Summary

An uplifting account of the 1920 ratification of the constitutional amendment that granted voting rights to women traces the culmination of seven decades of legal battles and cites the pivotal contributions of famous suffragists and political leaders.