Lucretia Mott

Lucretia Mott The daughter of a Nantucket sea captain Lucretia Mott exhibited from her earliest years an extraordinary confidence and eloquence As an adult she dared to speak out to all male audiences and refus

  • Title: Lucretia Mott
  • Author: Dorothy Sterling
  • ISBN: 9781558612174
  • Page: 496
  • Format: Paperback
  • The daughter of a Nantucket sea captain, Lucretia Mott exhibited, from her earliest years, an extraordinary confidence and eloquence As an adult, she dared to speak out to all male audiences and refused to be silenced when she was attacked by protestors or when meeting halls where her organizations were to gather were burned down In her later years, Mott became an advisoThe daughter of a Nantucket sea captain, Lucretia Mott exhibited, from her earliest years, an extraordinary confidence and eloquence As an adult, she dared to speak out to all male audiences and refused to be silenced when she was attacked by protestors or when meeting halls where her organizations were to gather were burned down In her later years, Mott became an advisor to presidents and a colleague to such activists as Frederick Douglas, Susan B Anthony, and Sojourner Truth.

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    1. A very easy to read book, but really great subjuect. It is the story and life of Lucretia Mott, a female activist before women were even allowed to speak in meetings. The book is written in a story-like way.

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