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Amazons, Abolitionists, and Activists: A Graphic History of Women's Fight for Their Rights

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Published 2019 by Penguin Random House
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Jamie (ReadsinTrees) Dacyczyn
A pretty good look at the history of women's rights, with special attention paid to women of color, women with disabilities, queer women, and transwomen. I appreciate that problematic outdated views (like being pro-eugenics or racist) from some iconic figures weren't smoothed over, but openly acknowledged.

My only quibbles are that occasionally the transition from one woman to the next didn't always flow smoothly, there were occasional references to things in the background that I wis
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Berni Phillips
Nov 14, 2019 rated it it was amazing
This was pretty amazing. I had heard of maybe a third of the women featured in this book. It was informative and entertaining. The artwork is lovely, and both writer and artist are careful to be inclusive of just about every woman there is. I can't wait for my great-nieces to grow up a bit more so they will be ready for this.
Pili
Nov 07, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Amazing graphic novel, with a lot of information that I didn't have previously. Awesome read!
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