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Wollstonecraft, Mary

     
Wollstonecraft, Mary
(1759-97) a British writer who was one of the first feminists. In her book A Vindication of the Rights of Women, she wrote that women should have the same education and opportunities as men. She was the mother of Mary Shelley.

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