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Women and the West

William Forrest Sprague

Women and the West

a short social history

by William Forrest Sprague

  • 274 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by The Christopher publishing house in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.),
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.),
    • Women -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 273-286.

      Statementby William Forrest Sprague.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF591 .S77
      The Physical Object
      Pagination294 p.
      Number of Pages294
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6413659M
      LC Control Number41001850
      OCLC/WorldCa2955678

        • West is published by Granta. To order a copy for £ (RRP £) go to or call Free UK p&p over £10, online orders : Justine Jordan. Pioneer women were the backbone of the homesteaders who moved west and traveled to lands unfamiliar to them. Fortunately, there are countless numbers of books that provide a fascinating insight into the lives of these strong, resilient women.

        Beginning in , Abigail Scott Duniway worked for women's rights and women's suffrage in the Pacific Northwest. Her experiences in business helped convince her of the importance . Old West Books - In Legends of America's style, we carry a wide collection of Old West books about the people, places, and events of the Wild West era. See cowboys, trails, lawmen, outlaws, cookbooks, ghost towns, Native Americans, and lots More! AND, if you love Old West books.

      Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. 6 Historical Novels of Pioneering Women conventional life. Forced to emigrate West by her new husband, a man she has married entirely for convenience after the death of her first husband (whom she loved), Lucy eventually comes to accept—even embrace—the hardships of her new life as a pioneer. The result is a book .


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