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Ladies of Liberty: The Women Who Shaped Our Nation


Beautifully illustrated by Caldecott Honor–winning artist Diane Goode, Ladies of Liberty pays homage to a diverse selection of ten remarkable women who have shaped the United States, covering the period of 1776 to 1824.  Drawing on personal correspondence and private journals, Cokie Roberts brings to life the extraordinary accomplishments of these women who created the framework for our current society, a generation of reformers and visionaries.

By Cokie Roberts, Illustrated by Diane Goode, Published by Harper Perennial, 2009, 37 pages, hardcover.