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Westward the Women

An Anthology of Western Stories by Women

by Vicki Piekarski

  • 395 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by University of New Mexico Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature: History & Criticism,
  • Modern fiction,
  • Women"s studies,
  • West (U.S.),
  • 20th Century American Novel And Short Story,
  • Women In Literature,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Women pioneers,
  • Fiction,
  • Women authors,
  • Western stories,
  • General,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Women Authors,
  • American fiction,
  • Social life and customs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages187
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8166720M
    ISBN 10082631063X
    ISBN 109780826310637

      In her comprehensive work Women's Diaries of the Westward Journey, Lillian Schlissel has identified and analyzed almost one hundred diaries and journals kept by women moving west in the decades between and 32 Schlissel points out that the decision to move west was generally made by male members of the family and was only reluctantly.


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