Chronology of Women's History by
Call Number: REFERENCE HQ1121 .O47 1994
Publication Date: 1994-06-30
Profiling nearly 5,000 women, this is the most comprehensive, easy-to-use chronology of women's experiences and achievements throughout world history. From Cro-Magnon childbirth and ancient Egyptian cosmetics to Janet Reno and the Tailhook scandal, the breadth, diversity, and accessibility of this work make it invaluable for identifying the accomplishments and circumstances of women in any given historical period. Entries are arranged by year or group of years in an easy-to-use format of ten subject categories. Here the reader will find information concerning such topics as women's legal rights, life expectancy, medical care, daily tasks, women in politics, business, and other areas.