History of Women's Studies Books

Last updated: January 2, 2012
  1. Girls Like Us: Carole King, Joni Mitchell, Carly Simon--and the Journey of a Generation
    1. Girls Like Us: Carole King, Joni Mitchell, Carly Simon--and the Journey of a Generation by Sheila Weller Published: April 14, 2009 Score: 5.4
  2. Fifth Avenue, 5 A.M.: Audrey Hepburn, Breakfast at Tiffany's, and the Dawn of the Modern Woman
    2. Fifth Avenue, 5 A.M.: Audrey Hepburn, Breakfast at Tiffany's, and the Dawn of the Modern Woman by Sam Wasson Published: June 22, 2010 Score: 3.17
  3. A Train in Winter: An Extraordinary Story of Women, Friendship, and Resistance in Occupied France
    3. A Train in Winter: An Extraordinary Story of Women, Friendship, and Resistance in Occupied France by Caroline Moorehead Published: November 8, 2011 Score: 3.01
  4. Letters of a Woman Homesteader
    4. Letters of a Woman Homesteader by Elinore Pruitt Stewart Published: May 15, 1998 Score: 2.55
  5. When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American Women from 1960 to the Present
    5. When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American Women from 1960 to the Present by Gail Collins Published: October 14, 2009 Score: 2.48
  6. The Story of My Life (Bantam Classic)
    6. The Story of My Life (Bantam Classic) by HELEN KELLER Published: October 25, 2005 Score: 1.21
  7. At the Dark End of the Street: Black Women, Rape, and Resistance--A New History of the Civil Rights Movement from Rosa Parks to the Rise of Black Power (Vintage)
    7. At the Dark End of the Street: Black Women, Rape, and Resistance--A New History of the Civil Rights Movement from Rosa Parks to the Rise of Black Power (Vintage) by Danielle L. McGuire Published: October 4, 2011 Score: 1.1
  8. We Band of Angels: The Untold Story of American Nurses Trapped on Bataan by the Japanese
    8. We Band of Angels: The Untold Story of American Nurses Trapped on Bataan by the Japanese by Elizabeth Norman Published: May 1, 2000 Score: 0.99
  9. The Subjection of Women
    9. The Subjection of Women by John Stuart Mill Published: November 1, 2008 Score: 0.72
  10. America's Women: 400 Years of Dolls, Drudges, Helpmates, and Heroines (P.S.)
    10. America's Women: 400 Years of Dolls, Drudges, Helpmates, and Heroines (P.S.) by Gail Collins Published: April 24, 2007 Score: 0.66
  11. Flapper: A Madcap Story of Sex, Style, Celebrity, and the Women Who Made America Modern
    11. Flapper: A Madcap Story of Sex, Style, Celebrity, and the Women Who Made America Modern by Joshua Zeitz Published: February 6, 2007 Score: 0.61
  12. A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (Penguin Classics)
    12. A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (Penguin Classics) by Mary Wollstonecraft and Miriam Brody Published: September 28, 2004 Score: 0.51
  13. Narrative of Sojourner Truth (An African American Heritage Book)
    13. Narrative of Sojourner Truth (An African American Heritage Book) by Olive Gilbert Published: January 18, 2008 Score: 0.48
  14. A Midwife's Tale: The Life of Martha Ballard, Based on Her Diary, 1785-1812
    14. A Midwife's Tale: The Life of Martha Ballard, Based on Her Diary, 1785-1812 by Laurel Thatcher Ulrich Published: June 4, 1991 Score: 0.48
  15. The Girls Who Went Away: The Hidden History of Women Who Surrendered Children for Adoption in the Decades Before Roe v. Wade
    15. The Girls Who Went Away: The Hidden History of Women Who Surrendered Children for Adoption in the Decades Before Roe v. Wade by Ann Fessler Published: June 26, 2007 Score: 0.44
  16. Ladies of Liberty: The Women Who Shaped Our Nation
    16. Ladies of Liberty: The Women Who Shaped Our Nation by Cokie Roberts Published: April 8, 2008 Score: 0.43
  17. The Tin Ticket: The Heroic Journey of Australia's Convict Women
    17. The Tin Ticket: The Heroic Journey of Australia's Convict Women by Deborah J. Swiss Published: November 1, 2011 Score: 0.41
  18. Through Women's Eyes: An American History with Documents: Combined Version (2nd Edition)
    18. Through Women's Eyes: An American History with Documents: Combined Version (2nd Edition) by Ellen Carol DuBois and Lynn Dumenil Published: September 10, 2008 Score: 0.38
  19. The Chalice and the Blade: Our History, Our Future
    19. The Chalice and the Blade: Our History, Our Future by Riane Tennenhaus Eisler Published: September 21, 1988 Score: 0.28
  20. Celia, A Slave
    20. Celia, A Slave by Melton Alonza McLaurin Published: February 1, 1999 Score: 0.21
  21. Big Girls Don't Cry: The Election that Changed Everything for American Women
    21. Big Girls Don't Cry: The Election that Changed Everything for American Women by Rebecca Traister Published: September 14, 2010 Score: 0.21
  22. I'll Fly Away: Further Testimonies from the Women of York Prison (P.S.)
    22. I'll Fly Away: Further Testimonies from the Women of York Prison (P.S.) by Wally Lamb and I'll Fly Away contributors Published: October 21, 2008 Score: 0.21
  23. When God Was a Woman
    23. When God Was a Woman by Merlin Stone Published: May 4, 1978 Score: 0.2
  24. Women, Art, and Society (World of Art)
    24. Women, Art, and Society (World of Art) by Whitney Chadwick Published: March 26, 2007 Score: 0.18
  25. Women of Courage: Inspiring Stories from the Women Who Lived Them
    25. Women of Courage: Inspiring Stories from the Women Who Lived Them by Katherine Martin Published: September 1, 1999 Score: 0.16

See also:

  1. Women's Studies Books
  2. Feminist Theory Books
  3. Women Writers in Women Studies Books
  4. Motherhood Books
  5. Abortion & Birth Control
  6. Brian Mulroney Biographies
  7. Shaq Biographies
  8. John Lennon Biographies
  9. Children's Prehistoric Books
  10. Jewish Hasidism
  11. Children's European Literature
  12. Children's Personal Hygiene Books
  13. Medical Research Books
  14. Celtic Dictionaries & Thesauruses
  15. Lesbian Fiction Books
  16. German History Books
  17. Gay & Lesbian Literary Criticism