krocsky, December 14, 2006 (view all comments by krocsky)
Quick read, very interesting. Author analyzes frontier womens diaries and compares how women documented their experiences along the trail vs how men document them. The fact that the actual diaries are included lends authenticity to this work.
An expanded edition of one of the most original and provocative works of American history of the last decade, which documents the pioneering experiences and grit of American frontier women.
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