. .
English
United Kingdom
Similar books
More/other books that might be very similar to this book
Search tools
Sign in
Share this book on...
Book recommendations
Latest news
Tip from euro-book.co.uk
Advertising
Paid advertisement
FILTER
- 0 Results
Lowest price: 4.68 €, highest price: 104.54 €, average price: 32.68 €
Shady Ladies: Nineteen Surprising and Rebellious American Women - Suzann Ledbetter
book is out-of-stock
(*)
Suzann Ledbetter:

Shady Ladies: Nineteen Surprising and Rebellious American Women - hardcover

2006, ISBN: 0765308274

[SR: 1406479], Hardcover, [EAN: 9780765308276], Forge Books, Forge Books, Book, [PU: Forge Books], 2006-08-08, Forge Books, Suzann Ledbetter has researched and written about American history for almost twenty years. The depth of her work is reflected in these well-crafted and enormously entertaining biographies of little-known---till now---Shady Ladies. Some were crackpots, some criminals, some charlatans, some genuine talents, but almost all have been sadly forgotten.Unsung though they may be, these defiant women challenged post-Victorian society in an era when females were second-class citizens. They are every bit as intriguing as their more famous sisters. Who knew Harriet Hubbard Ayer and her cosmetic concoctions predated Helena Rubenstein, and that Ayer virtually invented the newspaper advertorial? Photographs of Lydia Pinkham were the first photos ever used in advertising. A century after her death, modern science has confirmed that her black cohosh--laced elixir is a viable treatment for menopausal symptoms."The way to a man's heart is through his stomach" was coined by Fanny Fern, aka Sara Parton, who, unlike the better-known Nellie Bly, became the highest-paid newspaper columnist in the country. And Laura Fair was as dangerous to men as Calamity Jane ever was . . . and faced up to the Supreme Court no less.Shady Ladies is the story of early American rebels and a fascinating view of the lives of seventeen notorious and notable women. Suzann Ledbetter chronicles the exploits of feminist pioneers, bringing them to life with humor, empathy, and meticulous research., 2395, United States, 9681303011, American Revolution, 465246, Civil War, 9681307011, US Presidents, 2376, Historical, 2, Biographies & Memoirs, 1000, Subjects, 283155, Books, 2445, Women, 2437, Specific Groups, 2, Biographies & Memoirs, 1000, Subjects, 283155, Books, 4853, United States, 4867, African Americans, 4868, Civil War, 4869, Colonial Period, 6343225011, Immigrants, 4871, Revolution & Founding, 14278871, State & Local, 4808, Americas, 9, History, 1000, Subjects, 283155, Books, 4987, Historical Study & Educational Resources, 11242, Archaeology, 197501011, Essays, 16244611, Historical Geography, 11452, Historical Maps, 4988, Historiography, 4989, Reference, 4991, Study & Teaching, 9, History, 1000, Subjects, 283155, Books, 15812211, Women in History, 5035, World, 9, History, 1000, Subjects, 283155, Books, 11336, History, 11325, Women's Studies, 3377866011, Politics & Social Sciences, 1000, Subjects, 283155, Books

Used Book Amazon.com
HPB Inc.
Gebraucht Shipping costs:Usually ships in 1-2 business days, plus shipping costs
Details...
(*) Book out-of-stock means that the book is currently not available at any of the associated platforms we search.
Shady Ladies: Nineteen Surprising and Rebellious American Women - Suzann Ledbetter
book is out-of-stock
(*)

Suzann Ledbetter:

Shady Ladies: Nineteen Surprising and Rebellious American Women - hardcover

ISBN: 0765308274

ID: 19056324787

[EAN: 9780765308276], Gebraucht, sehr guter Zustand, [PU: Forge Books], History|United States|General, Biography & Autobiography|General, Biography & Autobiography|Women, Very Good: Cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. May have light creases on the cover and binding.

Used Book Abebooks.de
Hippo Books, Toledo, OH, U.S.A. [50294793] [Rating: 4 (von 5)]
NOT NEW BOOK Shipping costs: EUR 3.76
Details...
(*) Book out-of-stock means that the book is currently not available at any of the associated platforms we search.
Shady Ladies: Nineteen Surprising and Rebellious American Women - Ledbetter, Suzann
book is out-of-stock
(*)
Ledbetter, Suzann:
Shady Ladies: Nineteen Surprising and Rebellious American Women - hardcover

2006

ISBN: 9780765308276

ID: 13642576185

Hardcover, Gebraucht, guter Zustand, We ship International with Tracking Number! May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service! j., [PU: Forge Books]

Used Book Alibris.com
Books Express
Shipping costs:plus shipping costs
Details...
(*) Book out-of-stock means that the book is currently not available at any of the associated platforms we search.
Shady Ladies: Nineteen Surprising and Rebellious American Women - Ledbetter, Suzann
book is out-of-stock
(*)
Ledbetter, Suzann:
Shady Ladies: Nineteen Surprising and Rebellious American Women - hardcover

2006, ISBN: 0765308274

ID: 20966371698

[EAN: 9780765308276], Gebraucht, sehr guter Zustand, [PU: Forge Books], History|United States|General, Biography & Autobiography|General, Biography & Autobiography|Women, Very good.

Used Book Abebooks.de
Booked Again, Summit, NJ, U.S.A. [55383221] [Rating: 3 (von 5)]
NOT NEW BOOK Shipping costs: EUR 15.05
Details...
(*) Book out-of-stock means that the book is currently not available at any of the associated platforms we search.
Shady Ladies : Nineteen Surprising and Rebellious American Women - Suzann Ledbetter
book is out-of-stock
(*)
Suzann Ledbetter:
Shady Ladies : Nineteen Surprising and Rebellious American Women - new book

ISBN: 0765308274

ID: 19863431491

[EAN: 9780765308276], Neubuch, History|United States|General, Biography & Autobiography|General, Biography & Autobiography|Women, Book Condition: Brand New, [PU: Tom Doherty Associates books]

New book Abebooks.de
Castle Rock, Pittsford, NY, U.S.A. [54302400] [Rating: 5 (von 5)]
NEW BOOK Shipping costs: EUR 23.53
Details...
(*) Book out-of-stock means that the book is currently not available at any of the associated platforms we search.

< to search results...
Details of the book
Shady Ladies: Nineteen Surprising and Rebellious American Women
Author:

Ledbetter, Suzann

Title:

Shady Ladies: Nineteen Surprising and Rebellious American Women

ISBN:

0765308274

Ledbetter chronicles the exploits of 17 feminist pioneers, bringing them to life with humor, empathy, and meticulous research. These defiant women challenged post-Victorian society in an era when females were second-class citizens, and are every bit as intriguing as their more famous sisters.

Details of the book - Shady Ladies: Nineteen Surprising and Rebellious American Women


EAN (ISBN-13): 9780765308276
ISBN (ISBN-10): 0765308274
Hardcover
Publishing year: 2006
Publisher: Forge Books

Book in our database since 17.04.2007 03:26:27
Book found last time on 14.12.2016 20:32:20
ISBN/EAN: 0765308274

ISBN - alternate spelling:
0-7653-0827-4, 978-0-7653-0827-6

< to search results...
< to archive...
Nearby books