Women's Right to Vote (Cornerstones of Freedom: Third Series)

Women's Right to Vote (Cornerstones of Freedom: Third Series)

by Peter Benoit

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Overview

Read about the struggle for women's voting rights in the United States and learn how it has shaped our nation today. Inside you will find out: How women were excluded from voting in the United States for many years; What difficulties women faced in gaining the right to vote; And how women are still fighting for political equality in the United States. Cornerstones of Freedom™ brings history to life by capturing the dramatic and defining moments in history with engaging text, primary source materials, historical photographs, maps, and timelines.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780531258293
Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date: 03/01/2014
Series: Cornerstones of Freedom: Third Series
Pages: 64
Sales rank: 512,293
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile: 1010L (what's this?)
Age Range: 9 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Setting the Scene: Deciding an Election 6

Chapter 1 Stepping into the Public Sphere 8

Chapter 2 A Grander Stage 20

Chapter 3 A New Strategy 32

Chapter 4 Turning Up the Heat 42

Map of the Events: What Happened Where? 52

The Story Continues: An Ongoing Battle 54

Influential Individuals 56

Timeline 58

Living History 60

Resources 61

Glossary 62

Index 63

About the Author 64

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