This nonfiction book is recommended by the Nineteenth Amendment Committee sponsored by the League of Women Voters of La Plata County (LWVLPC) and the American Association of University Women , (AAUW), Durango Branch.

 “Thirty-five states have approved the Nineteenth Amendment, granting women the right to vote; one last state-Tennessee – is needed for women’s voting rights to be the law of the land. The suffragists face vicious opposition from politicians, clergy, corporations, and racists who don’t want black women voting. And then there are the “Antis”- women who oppose their own enfranchisement, fearing suffrage will bring about the nation’s moral collapse. And in one hot summer, they all converge for a confrontation, replete with booze and blackmail, betrayal and courage. …. The Woman’s Hour is the gripping story of how America’s women won their own freedom….”