Homespun Heroines and Other Women of Distinction

Homespun Heroines and Other Women of Distinction

Author: Hallie Quinn Brown

Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

ISBN: 0195052374

Category: Fiction

Page: 248

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The president of the National Association of Colored Women wrote this book as a tribute to black women. She presents short biographies of such important black women as Phillis Wheatley, Harriet Tubman, and many other women whose names have been lost to history.
Homespun Heroines and Other Women of Distinction
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Hallie Quinn Brown
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

The president of the National Association of Colored Women wrote this book as a tribute to black women. She presents short biographies of such important black women as Phillis Wheatley, Harriet Tubman, and many other women whose names have been lost to history.
Homespun Heroines and Other Women of Distinction
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Hallie Quinn Brown
Categories: Afro-American women
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher:

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