1st Simon & Schuster trade pbk. ed.
New York : Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, c2016.
xvi, 339 p. ; 22 cm.
Examines the history of unmarried women in the United States to reveal that the concept of a powerful single woman, often perceived as a modern phenomenon, is not a new idea and explores the options, besides traditional marriage, that were historically available to women.
Includes reading group guide.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-339).