Women in 18th-Century America: Selected full-text books and articles
No Small Courage: A History of Women in the United States Oxford University Press, 2004
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 1 "The Tried and the True: Native American Women Confronting Colonization," Chap. 2 "The Colonial Mosaic: 1600-1760," Chap. 3 "The Limits of Independence: 1760-1800"
The Diary of Elizabeth Drinker: The Life Cycle of an Eighteenth-Century Woman University of Pennsylvania Press, 2010 (Abridged edition)PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Inventing the American Woman: An Inclusive History Harlan Davidson, vol.1, 2001 (3rd edition)
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 1 "Women in Colonial America to 1763," Chap. 2 "Resistance, Revolution, and Early Nationhood, 1763 to 1812"
Women's Rights: People and Perspectives ABC-Clio, 2010
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 2 "Women of the Colonial Period," Chap. 3 "Daughters of Liberty: Women and the American Revolution"
Herstory: A Woman's View of American History Alfred Publishing, 1974
Librarian’s tip: Chap. Two "Spokes on the Wheel of Western Culture 1600-1775," Chap. Three "The Defiant Ones 1600-1775," and Chap. Four "Independence for Whom? 1775-1800"
Women in Eighteenth-Century America: A Study of Opinion and Social Usage Columbia University Press, 1935
Love of Freedom: Black Women in Colonial and Revolutionary New England Oxford University Press, 2010
The Fair Sex: White Women and Racial Patriarchy in the Early American Republic New York University Press, 2002
Before Equal Suffrage: Women in Partisan Politics from Colonial Times to 1920 Greenwood Press, 1995
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 1 "The Colonial and Revolutionary Periods"
Daily Life during the American Revolution Greenwood Press, 2003
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 13 "Women at War"
Political and Historical Encyclopedia of Women Routledge, 2003
Librarian’s tip: "The American Revolution through Women's Eyes" begins on p. 61
Daily Life on the Old Colonial Frontier Greenwood Press, 2002
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 6 "Family and Household"
Women and the Law of Property in Early America University of North Carolina Press, 1986
Racing to Justice: Transforming Our Conceptions of Self and Other to Build an Inclusive Society Indiana University Press, 2012
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