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By Katherine A.S. Sibley

ISBN-10: 1118732227

ISBN-13: 9781118732229

This quantity explores greater than centuries of literature at the First women, from Martha Washington to Michelle Obama, offering the 1st historiographical evaluate of those very important girls in U.S. history.

  • Underlines the growing to be scholarly appreciation of the 1st women and the evolution of the placement because the 18th century
  • Explores the impression of those girls not just on White home tasks, yet on elections, presidential guidelines, social motives, and in shaping their husbands’ legacies
  • Brings the 1st women into crisp historiographical concentration, assessing how those girls and their contributions were perceived either in renowned literature and scholarly debate
  • Provides concise biographical remedies for every First Lady

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