What the Suffragists Did Next

What the Suffragists Did Next

How the Fight for Women's Rights Went On

Hardback288pp Illustrated232x152mm

9781445661544     Product Code: 226008


The suffragists of the National Union of Women’s Suffrage Societies (NUWSS) - as distinct from the suffragettes - did not disband in 1917 when the vote was given to some women. Although franchise had been their primary goal, they had other aims for women. This book looks at the lives of eight suffragists and how they continued the struggle for equality in various fields, among them Eleanor Lodge in higher education, Ellen Wilkinson in Socialist politics and Dr Isabel Emslie Hutton in medicine.

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