Victoria Woodhull's Sexual Revolution: Political Theater and the Popular Press in Nineteenth-Century America
240 pages | 6 x 9 | 39 illus.
Cloth 2004 | ISBN 978-0-8122-3798-6 | $65.00 | £42.50
Paper Nov 2011 | ISBN 978-0-8122-2188-6 | $24.95 | £16.50
Using contemporary sources Frisken takes a fresh look at the heyday of this controversial women's rights activist, discovering Woodhull's previously unrecognized importance in the turbulent climate of Radical Reconstruction and making her a useful lens through which to view the shifting sexual mores of the nineteenth century. Read more . . .