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4 edition of Women of the Wild West found in the catalog.

Women of the Wild West

Biographies from Many Cultures

by Ruth Pelz

  • 133 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Open Hand Pub. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Frontier and pioneer life,
  • Women,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Biography / Autobiography,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12),
  • USA,
  • Girls & Women,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Historical,
  • Biographical - United States,
  • History Of Women (General),
  • Women"s Studies - History,
  • Women pioneers,
  • West (U.S.),
  • Juvenile Fiction / Biographical / United States,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Historical / Renaissance,
  • Biography & Autobiography - General,
  • Biography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8421514M
    ISBN 100940880504
    ISBN 109780940880504

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    Books to Awaken Your Inherent Nature Books to Awaken Your Inherent Nature. Pioneer women were the backbone of the homesteaders who moved west and traveled to lands unfamiliar to them. Fortunately, there are countless numbers of books that provide a fascinating insight into the lives of these strong, resilient women.

      When we think of the American West, we usually think of cowboys, covered wagons, cattle drives and Indians. One thing people sometimes fail to take in consideration is the role of women. We mainly think of women who are portrayed in “Little House on the Prairie” and other popular ‘western books/shows’ where the women had. Women of the Wild West. By Katherine E. Krohn. Grades. , W. Genre. Non-Fiction. Dramatic characters such as Calamity Jane, Annie Oakley, Molly Brown, and Laura Ingalls Wilder are some of the courageous women who defied the stereotypes in this engaging book about women in the Wild West. Molly Brown, and Laura Ingalls Wilder are some.


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The story of African-American women in the Old West is one that has largely gone untold until now. The stories of ten African-American women are reconstructed from historic documents found in century-old archives.

Some of these women slaves, some were free, and some were born into slavery and found freedom in the old west/5(33). I love the whole "Big Book" series. This is loaded down with loads of fun stories about the wild west in all sorts of different cartoon styles. Some of the stories are funny, some downright amazing.

There's a whole lot more to western lore than the gunfight at the OK Corral/5(15). I was really looking forward to reading this book about the wild women in the Wild West, but was disappointed with the execution of it.

The book does profile some truly fascinating women like Carrie Nation and Annie Oakley, but the information given about each is too brief/5.

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Hollywood depicts the west as a crime-filled zone made up of bearded men fighting for their land, searching for gold, or protecting women. But some of the most badass people in the wild west were, in fact, women who rose up and made a name for themselves as some of the best shooters or meanest criminals.

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