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Great circle —Shipstead, Maggie, author.
Large Print
2021
Availability: 3 of 10

"After being rescued as infants from a sinking ocean liner in 1914, Marian and Jamie Graves are raised by their dissolute uncle in Missoula, Montana. There--after encountering a pair of pilots passing through town in a b...

Jefferson's daughters : three sisters, white and black, in a young America —Kerrison, Catherine, 1953- author.
Large Print
2018
Availability: 5 of 5

A portrait of the divergent lives of Thomas Jefferson's three daughters reveals how his white daughters struggled with the realities of lives they were ill-prepared to manage, while the daughter he fathered with a slave ...

The Hello Girls : America's first women soldiers —Cobbs, Elizabeth author.

"In World War I, telephones linked commanding generals with soldiers in muddy trenches. A woman in uniform connected almost every one of their calls, speeding the orders that won the war. Like other soldiers, the "Hello ...

On the basis of sex

By the early '70s, law professor Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Felicity Jones) was all too familiar, in spite of her academic excellence, with professional hurdles stemming from her gender. She was steered to the case of a taxpay...

On the basis of sex
Blu-ray
2019
Availability: 6 of 8

By the early '70s, law professor Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Felicity Jones) was all too familiar, in spite of her academic excellence, with professional hurdles stemming from her gender. She was steered to the case of a taxpay...

The incredible women of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League —Orrock, Anika, author.

"This fully illustrated history tells the story of women's first "league of their own," the All-American Girl's Professional Baseball League (1943-1954), as told through the engaging voices of the people who knew it best...

The codebreaker

It tells the fascinating story of Elizebeth Smith Friedman, the groundbreaking cryptanalyst whose painstaking work decoding thousands of messages for the U.S. government would send infamous gangsters to prison and bring ...

Almost astronauts : 13 women who dared to dream —Stone, Tanya Lee.

The story of thirteen women whose passage to space was blocked by prejudice, jealousy, and a note scrawled by one of the most powerful men in Washington, but who in the end became an inspiration for future young women ke...

All the single ladies : unmarried women and the rise of an independent nation —Traister, Rebecca, author.

In a provocative, groundbreaking work, National Magazine Award finalist Rebecca Traister traces the history of unmarried women in America who, through social, political, and economic means, have radically shaped our nati...

Ladies of liberty : the women who shaped our nation —Roberts, Cokie.

Cokie Roberts sheds new light on the generation of heroines, reformers, and visionaries who helped shape our nation with this blend of biographical portraits and behind-the-scenes vignettes chronicling women's public rol...

Reckoning : the epic battle against sexual abuse and harassment —Hirshman, Linda R., author.

"The first history--incisive, witty, fascinating--of the fight against sexual harassment, from the author of the New York Times bestseller Sisters in Law"-- Provided by publisher.

Women of the blue & gray : true Civil War stories of mothers, medics, soldiers, and spies —Monson, Marianne, 1975- author.

"North, South, black, white, Native American, immigrant--the women in these micro-drama biographies are wives, mothers, sisters, and friends whose purposes ranged from supporting husbands and sons during wartime to couns...

Lost girls : the invention of the flapper —Simon, Linda, 1946- author.

"In the glorious, boozy party after the First World War, a new being burst defiantly onto the world stage: the 'flapper'. Young, impetuous and flirtatious, she was an alluring, controversial figure, celebrated in movies,...

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