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No Steps Behind: Beate Sirota Gordon's Battle for Women's Rights in Japan (Hardcover)

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By Jeff Gottesfeld, Shiella Witanto (Illustrator)
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Discover the unlikely story of Beate Sirota Gordon, a young woman who grew up in Japan and returned as a translator working for the American military after WWII. Fluent in Japanese language and culture, she was assigned to work with the delegation writing the new post-war constitution. Thanks to her bravery in speaking up for the women of Japan, the new constitution ended up including equal rights for all women.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781939547552
ISBN-10: 1939547555
Publisher: Creston Books
Publication Date: March 3rd, 2020
Pages: 44
Language: English