Pioneer Women

Author: Joanna Stratton
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476753598
Size: 60.62 MB
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Their work was the work of survival, it demanded as much from them as from their men—and at last that partnership has been recognized. “These voices are haunting” (The New York Times Book Review), and they reveal the special heroism ...

Pioneer Women

Author: Joanna Stratton
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0671447483
Size: 29.94 MB
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A collection of firsthand accounts by pioneer women portrays the hardiness, perseverance, devotion, and ingenuity they displayed in the face of a lonely, dangerous, and exciting life

The Man From St Petersburg

Author: Ken Follett
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 0330525077
Size: 45.44 MB
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The Man From St Petersburg is a dark tale of family secrets and political consequences. Ken Follett's masterful storytelling brings to life the danger of a world on the brink of war.

Montana Women Homesteaders

Author: Sarah Carter
Publisher: Farcountry Press
ISBN: 1560374497
Size: 29.53 MB
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By shedding light on Montana's first women homesteaders--determined 19th- and early 20th-century pioneers--Carter reveals inspiring stories filled with joy, tragedy, and redemption.

Pioneer Women

Author: Linda S. Peavy
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 9780806130545
Size: 74.40 MB
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Describes the lives of women of various backgrounds as they traveled west, established homes, worked inside and outside the home, and helped to develop settled society

Trials Of The Earth

Author: Mary Mann Hamilton
Publisher: Little, Brown
ISBN: 0316341363
Size: 54.96 MB
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An early draft of Trials of the Earth was submitted to a writers' competition sponsored by Little, Brown in 1933. It didn't win, and we almost lost the chance to bring this raw, vivid narrative to readers.

Pioneer Doctor

Author: Mari Grana
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780762751945
Size: 65.54 MB
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Beautifully written and thoroughly researched, this is not just the biography of a fascinating woman. It is also the story of an era when daring women ventured forth and changed history for the rest of us.

My Captivity

Author: Fanny Kelly
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 162873843X
Size: 36.14 MB
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Fanny Kelly’s memoir, first published in 1872, is an intelligent and thoughtful narrative. Kelly spent five months as a prisoner of Ogalalla Sioux in 1864 when she was nineteen years old.

Staking Her Claim

Author: Marcia Meredith Hensley
Size: 37.42 MB
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Instead of talking about women's rights, these frontier women grabbed the opportunity to become landowners by homesteading in the still wild west of the early 1900s.