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Books on CD for Women's History Month

A Woman in Charge Bernstein, Carl
A Woman in Charge
Carl Bernstein's stunning portrait of Hillary Rodham Clinton shows us the true trajectory of her life and career with its zigzag bursts of risks taken and safety sought. Bernstein gives us the most detailed, sophisticated, comprehensive, and revealing account we have had of the complex human being and political meteor who has already helped define one presidency and may well become, herself, the woman in charge of another.
Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl Jacobs, Harriet A.
Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
Harriet was born a slave. In response to her master's threats, she was forced into hiding for almost seven years. She escaped to Philadelphia and was eventually reunited with her children.
Women of the Long March Lee, Lily Xiao Hong
Women of the Long March
This is the story of women who took part in the Long March of 1934-1935, compiled from interviews as well as publications from the time, from ten years later, and then from forty years later.
West with the Night Markham, Beryl
West with the Night
This autobiography of the first woman to fly the Atlantic solo from east to west is not only a story of aviation, but also of a woman always set apart by birth, skin color, and education.
Reading Lolita in Tehran Nafisi, Azar
Reading Lolita in Tehran
For two years before she left Iran in 1997, Nafisi gathered seven young women at her house every Thursday morning to read and discuss forbidden works of Western literature. They were unaccustomed to being asked to speak their minds, but soon they began to open up and to speak more freely, not only about the novels they were reading but also about themselves, their dreams and disappointments.
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