128 pages, 10 × 8 × 0.33 in
April 3, 2007
Perspective Publishing House
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0962203688
ISBN - 13: 9780962203688
From the Publisher
This accessible history of American women from the 1600s through today provides an overview of what life was like for women and profiles of more than 50 ethnically and culturally diverse women.
About the Author
Judith Head is a historian and the author of Culebra Cut, a historical novel for children set during the construction of the Panama Canal. She lives in Lewiston, Maine.
From Our Editors
This unique volume provides a detailed and thoroughly-researched history of women in America from 1600 to the present day. America’s Daughters is great for young people, showing how women’s roles in society changed as well as how women created change. Each chapter covers a century of history and includes a timeline and sections profiling "Women’s Work" and "Women’s Place," making it easy to follow women’s changing roles. The text also profiles more than 50 famous and lesser-known historically important women. Author Judith Head is a former college history teacher who focuses on making history accessible and interesting to children.