In this enthralling narrative-the first of its kind-historian and journalist Ruth Rosen chronicles the history of the American women's movement from its beginnings in the 1960s to the present. Interweaving the personal with the political, she vividly evokes the events and people who participated in our era's most far-reaching social revolution.Three years before, McAllister had applied to take a civil service exam to become an assistant dispatcher. ... When San Francisco began assigning female officers to book prisoners at San Francisco City Prison, one of the female officers said, anbsp;...
|Title||:||The World Split Open|
|Publisher||:||Tantor eBooks - 2013-02-05|