Ladies of liberty: the women who shaped our nation

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Shares the stories of remarkable women who shaped American history between 1796 and 1828, including Dolley Madison, Isabella Graham, and Sacajawea.
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title_display Ladies of liberty : the women who shaped our nation
title_full Ladies of Liberty The Women Who Shaped Our Nation, Ladies of liberty : the women who shaped our nation / Cokie Roberts ; illustrated by Diane Goode, Ladies of liberty : the women who shaped our nation [electronic resource] / Cokie Roberts
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title_sub the women who shaped our nation
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