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Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence — Maritime History.

Of a ship, to sink at sea, generally understood to be by the flooding of its hull either through springing a leak or through striking a rock. Other causes of a ship sinking, such as...

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Steinem, Gloria (1934)

Traci Freeman.

in The Oxford Companion to Women's Writing in the United States

January 1995; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Women's Writing). 444 words.

(b. 1934), author, editor, activist, and founder of Ms. Magazine.

Born in Toledo, Ohio, she spent her adolescence

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Monroe, Harriet (1860–1936)

Mylène Dressler.

in The Oxford Companion to Women's Writing in the United States

January 1995; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Women's Writing). 473 words.

(1860–1936), poet, editor, playwright, critic.

As the founder-editor in 1912 of Poetry: A Magazine of Verse, Monroe

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Bethune, Mary Jane Mcleod (1875–1955)

Helena Woodard.

in The Oxford Companion to Women's Writing in the United States

January 1995; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Women's Writing). 634 words.

(1875–1955), educator and college administrator, a founder of Bethune-Cookman College, organizer of the National Council of Negro Women,

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