Format

Book

Author

Traister, Rebecca, author.

Title

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

Edition

First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.

Description

xii, 339 pages ; 24 cm

Summary

Examines the history of unmarried women in the United States to reveal that the concept of a powerful single woman, often perceived as a modern phenomenon, is not a new idea and explores the options, besides traditional marriage, that were historically available to women.

Subjects
  • Single women -- United States -- History.
  • Women -- Social conditions -- United States.
  • Feminism -- United States -- History.
  • United States -- Civilization.
  • United States -- History.
  • United States -- Social conditions.
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-339).
  • Bklst 03/01/2016
  • LJ 02/15/2016
  • PW 01/18/2015
  • Kirkus 02/01/2016
  • NYT Bk 03/13/2016
LCCN

2015045131

ISBN
  • 9781476716565
  • 1476716560
System Availability

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Current Holds

0

Call Number

306.81 TRAISTER, REBECCA

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