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The Ascent of Woman

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This book sets the high drama of the rise of the suffragettes against the moral and intellectual debates of the age, which fissured the women's movement. It chronicles not just the split between the constitutionally minded suffragists led by Millicent Fawcett and the militant suffragettes led by Emmeline and Christabel Pankhurst, but the bitter divisions among the militants as women recoiled from the Pankhursts' despotic style. Phillips describes how the violence both hindered and helped the cause, and how the role of women in the First World War that was crucial in finally securing them the vote.

Item details

Author(s):
Phillips, Melanie
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
240 x 160
Edition:
2003
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
370
Publisher:
Little, Brown

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This book sets the high drama of the rise of the suffragettes against the moral and intellectual debates of the age, which fissured the women's movement. It chronicles not just the split between the constitutionally minded suffragists led by Millicent Fawcett and the militant suffragettes led by Emmeline and Christabel Pankhurst, but the bitter divisions among the militants as women recoiled from the Pankhursts' despotic style. Phillips describes how the violence both hindered and helped the cause, and how the role of women in the First World War that was crucial in finally securing them the vote.

Author(s):
Phillips, Melanie
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
240 x 160
Edition:
2003
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
370
Publisher:
Little, Brown

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