Biographical Dictionary of Congressional Women

Synopsis

This comprehensive reference guide to women who have served in Congress provides detailed biographies of each of the 200 women who have held office on Capitol Hill over the past 80 years. Along with statistics on their congressional service, the biographies contain first-hand interviews and personal anecdotes. An introduction outlines women's history in Congress and their slow rise to prominence.

Additional information

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 1999