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woman who ran for president

the many lives of Victoria Woodhull

by Lois Beachy Underhill

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Published by Penguin Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Woodhull, Victoria C. 1838-1927,
    • Women -- United States -- Biography,
    • Feminists -- United States -- Biography,
    • Women in politics -- United States -- Biography,
    • Free love -- United States -- History

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLois Beachy Underhill ; [introduction by Gloria Steinem].
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1413.W66 U53 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 347 p. :
      Number of Pages347
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL585349M
      ISBN 100140256385
      LC Control Number96175246


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The Women Who Ran for President by Jo Freeman. Update: This article is Chapter 5 of Jo's book We Will Be Heard:Women's Struggles for Political Power in the United States.

Please note: The author was unable to obtain buttons for all of the candidates in this article. The First Black Woman To Run For President The congresswoman from New York launched a spirited campaign in for the Democratic nomination.

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