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Anna Wheeler has been called "the most important feminist after
Her deep involvement in the
Owenite Socialist Movement
led her to translating work by French Saint-Simonians and writing in socialist journals such as
. She also co-authored a single, famous text with
Appeal of One Half the Human Race, Women, Against the Pretensions of the Other Half, Men, To Retain Them in Political, and Thence in Civil and Domestic, Slavery
Anna Doyle (later AW) was born in
and Anna Wheeler published an
Appeal of One Half the Human Race, Women, Against the Pretensions of the Other Half, Men
, under his name alone.
AW probably died in this year (the same in which her grand-daughter,
, died too at about twenty) or soon afterwards.
Early Journalism and Translation
Appeal of One Half the Human Race, Women
Birth and Family
An Unfortunate Marriage
The Grand Moral Union
The Revolutions of 1848
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