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Author Lerner, Gerda, 1920-2013.

Title The Grimké sisters from South Carolina : pioneers for women's rights and abolition / Gerda Lerner.

Published Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2004]


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Edition Rev. and expanded ed.
Physical description xix, 373 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [311]-356) and index.
Summary This revised and expanded edition of Lerner's biography of Angelina and Sarah Grimke includes two new primary documents and an additional essay by Lerner. In a revised introduction Lerner reinterprets her own work nearly forty years later and gives new recognition to the major significance of Sarah Grimke's feminist writings.
Subject Grimké, Angelina Emily, 1805-1879.
Grimké, Sarah Moore, 1792-1873.
Women abolitionists -- South Carolina -- Biography.
Feminists -- South Carolina -- Biography.
Sisters -- South Carolina -- Biography.
Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Women's rights -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
ISBN 0807855669 (paperback: alk. paper)