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Women of the Wild West: Biographies from Many Cultures

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Synopsis:

This book looks into the lives of eight brave women whose lives exemplify the often-overlooked contributions that women from many cultures have made to American history. The 18th century's Sacajawea was translator on the Lewis & Clark expedition. The 19th century's Mother Joseph (Esther Pariseau was one of the best known of the women who traveled West as missionaries. This book presents great stories and archival photographs.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780940880504
Subtitle:
(biographies from many cultures )
Author:
Pelz, Ruth
Publisher:
Open Hand Pub. ;
Location:
Seattle, Wash :
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Nonfiction
Subject:
Women pioneers
Subject:
West
Subject:
West (U.S.) Biography Juvenile literature.
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references p. 50-51.
Abridged:
Y
Series Volume:
OC-135
Publication Date:
c1995
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
54 p.
Dimensions:
8.51x5.54x.25 in. .23 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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Women of the Wild West: Biographies from Many Cultures
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"Synopsis" by , This book looks into the lives of eight brave women whose lives exemplify the often-overlooked contributions that women from many cultures have made to American history. The 18th century's Sacajawea was translator on the Lewis & Clark expedition. The 19th century's Mother Joseph (Esther Pariseau was one of the best known of the women who traveled West as missionaries. This book presents great stories and archival photographs.
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