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No Life for a Lady (Women of the West)

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When Agnes Morley Cleaveland was born on a New Mexico cattle ranch in 1874, the term "Wild West" was a reality, not a cliché. In those days cowboys didn't know they were picturesque, horse rustlers were to be handled as seemed best on the occasion, and young ladies thought nothing of punching cows and hunting grizzlies in between school terms.

Synopsis:

The author's reminiscences of her life on a New Mexico cattle ranch in the days when the "Wild West" was a reality, not a cliche, make this book not only an entertaining narrative but also a document of history.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780803258686
Author:
Borein, Edward
Author:
Borein, Edward
Author:
Cleaveland
Author:
Cleaveland, Agnes Morley
Author:
Cleveland, Agnes Morley
Publisher:
Unp - Bison Books
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Anecdotes
Subject:
United States - 19th Century
Subject:
Biography - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Women of the West
Publication Date:
19770831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Illus., map
Pages:
356
Dimensions:
8 x 5.25 in 0.85 lb

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"Synopsis" by , The author's reminiscences of her life on a New Mexico cattle ranch in the days when the "Wild West" was a reality, not a cliche, make this book not only an entertaining narrative but also a document of history.
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