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The Resource Bella Abzug : how one tough broad from the Bronx fought Jim Crow and Joe McCarthy, pissed off Jimmy Carter, battled for the rights of women and workers, rallied against war and for the planet, and shook up politics along the way : an oral history, by Suzanne Braun Levine and Mary Thom

Bella Abzug : how one tough broad from the Bronx fought Jim Crow and Joe McCarthy, pissed off Jimmy Carter, battled for the rights of women and workers, rallied against war and for the planet, and shook up politics along the way : an oral history, by Suzanne Braun Levine and Mary Thom

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Bella Abzug : how one tough broad from the Bronx fought Jim Crow and Joe McCarthy, pissed off Jimmy Carter, battled for the rights of women and workers, rallied against war and for the planet, and shook up politics along the way : an oral history
Title
Bella Abzug
Title remainder
how one tough broad from the Bronx fought Jim Crow and Joe McCarthy, pissed off Jimmy Carter, battled for the rights of women and workers, rallied against war and for the planet, and shook up politics along the way : an oral history
Statement of responsibility
by Suzanne Braun Levine and Mary Thom
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 328.73092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E840.8.A2
LC item number
L485 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Bella Abzug : how one tough broad from the Bronx fought Jim Crow and Joe McCarthy, pissed off Jimmy Carter, battled for the rights of women and workers, rallied against war and for the planet, and shook up politics along the way : an oral history, by Suzanne Braun Levine and Mary Thom
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-297) and index
Contents
The early years: a passion for social justice -- Civil rights and civil liberties - and raising a family - The Willie McGee case -- Building a peace movement -- Transforming local politics - Running and winning: building a new coalition -- An outsider on the inside - Peace protesters at the capitol -- Building a political women's movement -- Becoming a legislative force in congress -- Running and losing - and regrouping -- Mobilizing American women voters -- Building an agenda for women - one meeting, conference, march at a time -- Loss, poker, and family politics - Bella does Marlene -- Going global
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxx, 320 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780374299521
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007009120
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocm86117360
  • (OCoLC)86117360
  • 726417
Label
Bella Abzug : how one tough broad from the Bronx fought Jim Crow and Joe McCarthy, pissed off Jimmy Carter, battled for the rights of women and workers, rallied against war and for the planet, and shook up politics along the way : an oral history, by Suzanne Braun Levine and Mary Thom
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-297) and index
Contents
The early years: a passion for social justice -- Civil rights and civil liberties - and raising a family - The Willie McGee case -- Building a peace movement -- Transforming local politics - Running and winning: building a new coalition -- An outsider on the inside - Peace protesters at the capitol -- Building a political women's movement -- Becoming a legislative force in congress -- Running and losing - and regrouping -- Mobilizing American women voters -- Building an agenda for women - one meeting, conference, march at a time -- Loss, poker, and family politics - Bella does Marlene -- Going global
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxx, 320 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780374299521
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007009120
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocm86117360
  • (OCoLC)86117360
  • 726417

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