"Wheaton's discussion of Bradwell's crusade to release Mary Todd Lincoln from an insane asylum disrupts the focus of this otherwise robust biography; readers will be heartened by this legal pioneer and her tireless efforts. (b&w photos, chronology, notes, bibliography, index) (Nonfiction. 12+)"
In the Notable Americans series, a biography about America's first woman lawyer and a first book by Wheaton.
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