Pioneer Women

Author: Linda S. Peavy
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 9780806130545
Size: 54.62 MB
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Describes the lives of women of various backgrounds as they traveled west, established homes, worked inside and outside the home, and helped to develop settled society

Women Of The West

Author: Cathy Luchetti
Publisher: W W Norton & Company Incorporated
ISBN: 9780393321555
Size: 50.66 MB
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More than 140 period photographs and excerpts from letters, diaries, books, and journals provide insight into daily life in the American West for women in the nineteenth century. Winner of the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Award. Reprint.

Trials Of The Earth

Author: Mary Mann Hamilton
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0316341363
Size: 60.65 MB
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An early draft of Trials of the Earth was submitted to a writers' competition sponsored by Little, Brown in 1933. It didn't win, and we almost lost the chance to bring this raw, vivid narrative to readers.

Women Of The Frontier

Author: Brandon Marie Miller
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 161374000X
Size: 73.82 MB
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As white settlers gobbled up the lands of Native Americans and people of Spanish descent, the clash of cultures brought pain to many including Rachel Plummer and Cynthia Ann Parker, and spearheaded the work of Susette la Flesche and Sarah ...

Frontier Children

Author: Linda Peavy
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 9780806135052
Size: 21.73 MB
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Vintage photographs accompany the stories of pioneer children and their families

Montana Women Homesteaders

Author: Sarah Carter
Publisher: Farcountry Press
ISBN: 1560374497
Size: 65.87 MB
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By shedding light on Montana's first women homesteaders--determined 19th- and early 20th-century pioneers--Carter reveals inspiring stories filled with joy, tragedy, and redemption.

Frontier Teachers

Author: Chris Enss
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780762751884
Size: 32.97 MB
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Here, Chris Enss, in the latest of her popular books to take on this stereotype, tells the stories of twelve courageous women who faced down schoolrooms full of children on the open prairies and in the mining towns of the Old West.

Pioneer Women

Author: Joanna Stratton
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476753598
Size: 39.56 MB
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Their work was the work of survival, it demanded as much from them as from their men—and at last that partnership has been recognized. “These voices are haunting” (The New York Times Book Review), and they reveal the special heroism ...