The Grimké Sisters from South Carolina

The Grimké Sisters from South Carolina

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A landmark work of women's history originally published in 1967, Gerda Lerner's best-selling biography of Sarah and Angelina Grimke explores the lives and ideas of the only southern women to become antislavery agents in the North and pioneers for women's rights. This revised and expanded edition includes two new primary documents and an additional essay by Lerner. In a revised introduction Lerner reinterprets her own work nearly forty years later and gives new recognition to the major significance of Sarah Grimke's feminist writings.All they could do was temporarily withdraw from activity, rather than engage in a bitter and hopeless a#39;a#39;family feud.a#39;a#39; On January 3, 1841, Angelina gave birth to another son. They named him Theodore. This time they had hired a nurse for the anbsp;...

Title:The Grimké Sisters from South Carolina
Author:Gerda Lerner
Publisher:Univ of North Carolina Press - 2009-11-20


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