With the recent flourishing of historical interest in every aspect of women's lives, from domesticity to political involvement, the Bibliography of American Women represents an invaluable addition to school and college libraries.
This extensive resource brings together 400 years of American women's written work, making it a major research tool. The bibliography contains approximately 50,000 titles and covers monographs written by women in all major fields of study, from 1500-1904. To facilitate searching, it is arranged in chronological, alphabetical and subject order.
Entries within Bibliography of American Women have been drawn from several primary bibliographic sources, including:
Other sources for entries include catalog cards in numerous libraries throughout the country as well as periodical indexes.