Rosemarie Zagarri is University Professor and professor of history at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. She is the author of The Politics of Size: Representation in the United States, 1776-1850 and Revolutionary Backlash: Women and Politics in the Early American Republic.
The Seneca Falls Convention is typically seen as the beginning of the first women's rights movement in the United States. Revolutionary Backlash argues otherwise. Integrating the approaches of women's historians and political historians, this book explore... SEE MORE