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Women of the U.S. Congress
Isobel V. Morin ©1994, revised 1996

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  • 160 pages
  • More than 70 black-and-white photos
  • Reinforced library binding
  • 6" x 9"
  • List of women who have served in the U.S. Congress
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Grades 5 and up
  • ISBN: 978-1-881508-12-0
  • $19.95

 

 

 

 

 

 

“A useful and thought-provoking survey of the lives of a diverse group of congresswomen.”
Kirkus Reviews

Includes Jeannette Rankin, Margaret Chase Smith, Helen Gahagan Douglas, Shirley Chisholm, Barbara Jordan, Nancy Landon Kassebaum, and Barbara Mikulski. The final chapter tells the stories of the four women elected to the Senate in 1992: Barbara Boxer, Carol Moseley Braun, Patty Murray, and Dianne Feinstein.