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""Daughters of Joy will prove to be a gold mine of information, since the author's massive research makes the book a primary source as well as a thoughtful study of soiled doves on the frontier.....Butler has portrayed the stark realities of prostitution in the American West With sensitivity and insight.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780252014666
Author:
Butler, Anne M.
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
Location:
Urbana :
Subject:
Women's Studies
Subject:
United States - 19th Century/Old West
Subject:
Frontier and pioneer life
Subject:
Human Sexuality
Subject:
Social history
Subject:
Women's Studies - History
Subject:
Prostitution
Subject:
Prostitutes
Subject:
Prostitution -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century.
Subject:
Women's Studies - General
Subject:
US History-19th Century
Subject:
Gender Studies-Womens Studies
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Illini Books ed.
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series Volume:
1
Publication Date:
19870731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
232
Dimensions:
9.00 x 6.00 in

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