A Companion to First Ladies (Wiley Blackwell Companions to by Katherine A.S. Sibley PDF

By Katherine A.S. Sibley

ISBN-10: 1118732227

ISBN-13: 9781118732229

This quantity explores greater than centuries of literature at the First women, from Martha Washington to Michelle Obama, delivering the 1st historiographical evaluation of those very important girls in U.S. history.

  • Underlines the starting to be scholarly appreciation of the 1st women and the evolution of the location because the 18th century
  • Explores the influence of those ladies not just on White housekeeping, yet on elections, presidential guidelines, social explanations, and in shaping their husbands’ legacies
  • Brings the 1st girls into crisp historiographical concentration, assessing how those ladies and their contributions were perceived either in well known literature and scholarly debate
  • Provides concise biographical remedies for every First Lady

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