Soldier, criminal, militant, hooligan, revolutionary: labels Emmeline Pankhurst wore proudly in her long struggle for women’s suffrage. This shortened edition of her autobiography tells of the tireless campaigning, the betrayals by men in power, the relentless arrests and hunger strikes, the horror of force-feeding. It is a reminder of the sacrifices by which women won their political freedom.
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About the Author
Emmeline Pankhurst cofounded the Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU), a militant organization devoted to securing votes for women by direct action.
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An excellent book about an amazing person. This woman had courage and conviction and was not afraid to go to jail to prove her point. A great advocate for women's rights. I would recommend this book.