Suzanne Lebsock is a recipient of a MacArthur fellowship and professor of history at Rutgers University in New Jersey. Her work winning The Free Women of Petersburg received the Bancroft Prize. She lives in New Brunswick, New Jersey.
Winner — Library of Virginia Literary Award, 2004
Winner — Francis Parkman Prize, 2004
Winner — Bancroft Prize, 1985
Books by Suzanne Lebsock
Paperback, 2004"[Makes] history, with all its messiness, ugliness, and even humanity, come vividly alive."—Chicago Tribune
Paperback, 1985In this book, which has important implications for our vision of the female past, Suzanne Lebsock examines the question, Did the position of women in America deteriorate or improve in the first...