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The Gentle Tamers: Women of the Old Wild West (Women of the West)

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Publisher Comments:

All aspects of western feminine life, which include a good deal about the western male, are covered in this lively, informal but soundly factual account of the women who built the West. Among those whose stories are included are Elizabeth Custer; Lola Montez, Ann Eliza Young, Josephine Meeker, Carry Nation, Esther Morris, and Virginia Reed.

Synopsis:

A lively, informal but soundly factual account of notable women who helped build the West in the mid to late 1800s. Traces how the reaction of these women to the frontier experience influenced the development of American mores and democracy.

About the Author

Dee Brown is author of numerous books including Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee. The Fetterman Massacre and The Galvanized Yankees are both available as Bison Books.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780803250253
Author:
Brown, Dee
Publisher:
Bison
Author:
Brown, Rita
Author:
Brown, Phyllis Ed. F. Ed. Phyllis Ed. F.
Author:
Brown, Sunni
Author:
Brown, Dee
Author:
Brown, Phyllis Ed. F. Ed. Phyllis Ed.
Author:
Brown, Sally
Author:
Brown
Author:
Brown, Phyllis
Author:
Brown, Phyllis Ed. F. Ed. Phyllis Ed.
Location:
Lincoln, NE :
Subject:
Social life and customs
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Minority Studies
Subject:
Frontier and pioneer life
Subject:
United States - State & Local
Subject:
West
Subject:
Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.)
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
United States - 19th Century
Subject:
West (U.S.) Social life and customs.
Subject:
Americana-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Women of the West
Series Volume:
no. 41
Publication Date:
19810931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Illus.
Pages:
335
Dimensions:
8 x 5.25 in 0.8 lb

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