Yvonne's Reviews > Founding Mothers: The Women Who Raised Our Nation

Founding Mothers by Cokie Roberts
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Jun 22, 2010

it was ok
bookshelves: history

I am giving this book two stars because it was just so dull I had a hard time reading it. I also felt that it isn't really history as much as it is a revisionist retelling of the story. There is too much reliance on presentism. It is short on facts about what was at issue.
Then I guess that is its purpose. To tell women's stories. I wish Roberts were a better story teller.

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