Jailed for Freedom by Doris Stevens
American Women Win the Vote

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews

See 1 Critic Review

unrated

Synopsis

A firsthand account of the National Woman’s Party, which organized and fought a fierce battle for passage of the 19th Amendment. The suffragists endured hunger strikes, forced feedings, and jail terms. First written in 1920 by Doris Stevens, this version was edited by Carol O’Hare. Includes an introduction by Smithsonian curator Edith Mayo, along with appendices, an index, historic photos, and illustrations.
 

About Doris Stevens

See more books from this Author
 
Published March 21, 1995 by NewSage Press. 224 pages
Genres: History, Political & Social Sciences. Non-fiction

Unrated Critic Reviews for Jailed for Freedom

Publishers Weekly

See more reviews from this publication

American women fought hard, and many paid dearly, to win the right to vote. Stevens saw action in the front lines of the battle and was one of the dozens of women imprisoned for picketing the White Ho

Feb 27 1995 | Read Full Review of Jailed for Freedom: American ...

Reader Rating for Jailed for Freedom
80%

An aggregated and normalized score based on 5 user ratings from iDreamBooks & iTunes


Rate this book!

Add Review