On her own ground : the life and times of Madam C.J. Walker
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Published
New York : Washington Square Press, [2002].
Appears on list
Status
Central - Adult Biography  2 available
B WALKER C

Copies

LocationCall NumberStatus
Central - Adult BiographyB WALKER CAvailable
Central - Adult BiographyB WALKER CAvailable

Description

Loading Description...

More Details

Format
Book
Physical Desc
415 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Language
English
ISBN
0743431723, 9780743431729

Notes

General Note
"A Lisa Drew book."
General Note
Originally published: New York : Scribner, ©2001.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 373-385) and index.
Description
Bundles, a journalist and great-great-granddaughter of Madam C.J. Walker, offers a lively portrait of an American businesswoman. Walker, the first freeborn child of slaves, rose from poverty to establish a successful hair-care business, became one of the wealthiest women in the U.S., and devoted herself to a life of activism and philanthropy toward race and women's issues. photo insert.

Also in this Series

Checking series information...

More Like This

Loading more titles like this title...

Other Editions and Formats

Reviews from GoodReads

Loading GoodReads Reviews.

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Bundles, A. P. (2002). On her own ground: the life and times of Madam C.J. Walker . Washington Square Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Bundles, A'Lelia Perry. 2002. On Her Own Ground: The Life and Times of Madam C.J. Walker. New York: Washington Square Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Bundles, A'Lelia Perry. On Her Own Ground: The Life and Times of Madam C.J. Walker New York: Washington Square Press, 2002.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Bundles, A'Lelia Perry. On Her Own Ground: The Life and Times of Madam C.J. Walker Washington Square Press, 2002.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

Staff View

Loading Staff View.