Not for ourselves alone : the story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony : an illustrated history / by Geoffrey C. Ward ; based on a documentary film by Ken Burns and Paul Barnes, written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; with a preface by Ken Burns ; introduction by Paul Barnes ; and contributions by Martha Saxton, Ann D. Gordon, Ellen Carol DuBois.

By: Ward, Geoffrey CContributor(s): Saxton, Martha | Gordon, Ann D. (Ann Dexter) | DuBois, Ellen Carol, 1947-Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : A.A. Knopf, 1999Edition: 1st edDescription: xi, 240 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cmISBN: 0375405607 (alk. paper); 9780375405600 (alk. paper); 9780375709692 (pbk.); 037570969X (pbk.)Subject(s): Stanton, Elizabeth Cady, 1815-1902 | Anthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell), 1820-1906 | Feminists -- United States -- Biography | Suffragists -- United States -- Biography | Women's rights -- United States -- History -- 19th century | Women -- Suffrage -- United States -- History -- 19th centuryAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Not for ourselves alone.DDC classification: 305.42/092/273 | 324.6/23/092273 | B LOC classification: HQ1412 | .W36 1999Other classification: 15.85 | HD 475
Contents:
So entirely one are we -- Women without rights / Martha Saxton -- Declaration of sentiments -- Bigger fish to fry -- Let none stand idle -- Homes of single women / Susan B. Anthony -- Under such fire -- Taking possession of the country / Ann D. Gordon -- One & sole point -- Solitude of self / Elizabeth Cady Stanton -- Awful hush -- Friendship through history / Ellen Carol DuBois.
by Geoffrey C. Ward ; based on a documentary film by Ken Burns and Paul Barnes, written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; with a preface by Ken Burns ; introduction by Paul Barnes ; and contributions by Martha Saxton, Ann D. Gordon, Ellen Carol DuBois.Summary: Meet important historical personalities, scientists, aviators, and athletes in this series that illustrate the impact dynamic leaders have on society. These books are sure to inspire young readers as they learn about the lives of famous people. Each book includes a timeline of important dates, a glossary, and an index. Included in the back of each book are additional resources such as At the Library, On the Web, On the Road, and Did you Know? that are filled with interesting facts.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 230-231) and index.

ch. 1. So entirely one are we -- Women without rights / Martha Saxton -- Declaration of sentiments -- ch. 2. Bigger fish to fry -- ch. 3. Let none stand idle -- Homes of single women / Susan B. Anthony -- ch. 4. Under such fire -- Taking possession of the country / Ann D. Gordon -- ch. 5. One & sole point -- Solitude of self / Elizabeth Cady Stanton -- ch. 6. Awful hush -- Friendship through history / Ellen Carol DuBois.

Meet important historical personalities, scientists, aviators, and athletes in this series that illustrate the impact dynamic leaders have on society. These books are sure to inspire young readers as they learn about the lives of famous people. Each book includes a timeline of important dates, a glossary, and an index. Included in the back of each book are additional resources such as At the Library, On the Web, On the Road, and Did you Know? that are filled with interesting facts.

by Geoffrey C. Ward ; based on a documentary film by Ken Burns and Paul Barnes, written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; with a preface by Ken Burns ; introduction by Paul Barnes ; and contributions by Martha Saxton, Ann D. Gordon, Ellen Carol DuBois.

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Library Journal Review

Ward and Burns are at it again, producing a PBS film (airing this fall) on two dauntless crusaders for women's rights as well as this companion volume. (c) Copyright 2010. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.

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Geoffrey C. Ward is an author, historian, and screenwriter. He has written for numerous documentary films, and has won the National Book Critics Circle Award, the Francis Parkman Prize, and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize.

Geoffrey Champion Ward was born in 1940 in Newark, Ohio. He was a graduate of Oberlin College in 1962. He is an editor, author, historian and writer of scripts for American history documentaries for public television. He is the author or co-author of 18 books, including five companion books to the documentaries he has written. He is the winner of seven Emmy Awards. He was the founding editor of Audience Magazine (1970-1973) and the editor of American Heritage Magazine (1977-1982). His 1989 biography of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, A First-class Temperament: the Emergence of Franklin Roosevelt, won the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Francis Parkman Prize of the Society of American Historians and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize.

The principal writer of the television mini-series The Civil War, Ward has collaborated with its co-producer Ken Burns on most of the documentaries he has made since, including Jazz, Baseball, The War and Not For Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony. This work has earned him five Emmy Awards. He also won two Emmys for the American Experience series, including The Kennedys, in 1992 and TR,The Story of Theodore Roosevelt in 1996. His script for the documentary Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson, won the Writers Guild of America Award in 2005 and the accompanying book won the 2006 William Hill Sports Book of the Year and the Anisfield-Wolf Award for best biography.

His works include The War: An Intimate History, Moving to Higher Ground: How Jazz can Change Your Life and Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson. His title The Roosevelts: An Intimate History made The New York Times Best Seller List in 2014.

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