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The Women of the American Revolution is a book that is acknowledged by historians, mainly because of Ellet’s valuable initial methods of recovering the history of women. It is also considered very important because Ellet was also a key participant in the nineteenth century scene. This enables the readers of her article to see the real picture of her descriptions and her point of view concerning the women and actually what is required of them. This book mainly emphasizes on the American Revolution by doing a research on the lives of twenty five American women of the period. Ellet claims that the feeling that was created in the community mainly depended greatly on women in times excitement1.
Elizabeth Ellet used various sources of information to write this book during the revolution on how women were treated in work as well as their actions and suffering. She got most of the information from the women’s letters such as the letter of Mrs. Adams which explained that there was no fair supporter of the feelings and trials of the women of the revolution that were given to the public2. Other letters include Mrs. Wilkinson and Mrs. Motte who was remembered in her Nation due to the act of magnanimity. She used these letters and other few fragment stories of female heroism and other historical works to complete her publication in “The Women of the American Revolution.”
Elizabeth Ellet illustrates clearly in this book, the influence of women of the revolution in the period. She also describes the domestic character and feeling of those periods that had been concealed by time. She also explains that applications were made to the living relatives of women significantly for influence of whose heroic acts or personal sacrifices had contributed greatly in promoting the establishment of the American Independence. Some of the texts in this article are very brief and insufficient
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