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Stuntwomen: The Untold Hollywood Story

by Mollie Gregory

They’ve traded punches in knockdown brawls, crashed biplanes through barns, and raced to the rescue in fast cars.

Coal Miners' Wives: Portraits of Endurance

by Carol A.B. Giesen

Few people in America today live with the dangers and deprivations that Appalachian coal mining families experience.

She Said What? Interviews with Women Newspaper Columnists

by Maria Braden

No longer relegated to reporting on society happenings or household hints, women columnists have over the past twenty years surged across the boundary separating the “women’s” or “lifestyle” sections and into the formerly male bastions of the editorial, financial, medical, and “op-ed” pages.

Sisters in Pain: Battered Women Fight Back

by L. Elisabeth Beattie and Mary Angela Shaughnessy

In 1995, Kentucky governor Brereton Jones granted parole to ten women who had been convicted of killing, conspiring to kill, or assaulting the men who had abused them for years.

Voices of Resistance: Testimonies of Cuban and Chilean Women

edited by Judy Maloof

Latin American women were among those who led the suffrage movements of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, and their opposition to military dictatorships has galvanized more recent political movements throughout the region.