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

By Katherine A.S. Sibley

ISBN-10: 1118732227

ISBN-13: 9781118732229

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

  • Underlines the becoming scholarly appreciation of the 1st women and the evolution of the placement because the 18th century
  • Explores the effect of those girls not just on White home tasks, yet on elections, presidential regulations, social reasons, and in shaping their husbands’ legacies
  • Brings the 1st women 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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