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The Resource The women who made the West, the Western Writers of America

The women who made the West, the Western Writers of America

Label
The women who made the West
Title
The women who made the West
Statement of responsibility
the Western Writers of America
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Retold are the stories of eighteen women who helped shape the West, where they worked as doctors and reporters, started farms and families, wrote and rode, made their fortunes, and staked claims in the gold fields
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/organizationName
Western Writers of America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Frontier and pioneer life
Label
The women who made the West, the Western Writers of America
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Angel of the Pecos / Eve Ball -- Bride Who Went West / Barbara Ketcham -- Transplanted Britisher / Peggy Simpson Curry -- Three Wishes / Nellie Snyder Yost -- Heroine of Honey Creek / Lyle Bruere and Ruth Van Ackeren -- Lure of Gold / Carolyn Niethammer -- Good Old Gal / Mary'n Rosson -- Polly Pry / Mary Lou Pence -- Mother Joseph / Lucile McDonald -- Pioneer Doctor / Judy Alter -- Dame Shirley / Reba Cunningham and Jeanne Williams -- Beloved Healer / Judy Skalla -- Medicine Woman / Jan Barnhart and Carol Cohea-O'Hearn -- Horse Trader / Joyce Roach -- Great Western / Nancy Hamilton -- Justice of the Peace / Mae Urbanek -- Reformer / Pamela Herr -- From Rags to Riches / Roberta Cheney -- Index
Control code
6041132
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 252 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780385158015
Lccn
79008442
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)146438
Label
The women who made the West, the Western Writers of America
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Angel of the Pecos / Eve Ball -- Bride Who Went West / Barbara Ketcham -- Transplanted Britisher / Peggy Simpson Curry -- Three Wishes / Nellie Snyder Yost -- Heroine of Honey Creek / Lyle Bruere and Ruth Van Ackeren -- Lure of Gold / Carolyn Niethammer -- Good Old Gal / Mary'n Rosson -- Polly Pry / Mary Lou Pence -- Mother Joseph / Lucile McDonald -- Pioneer Doctor / Judy Alter -- Dame Shirley / Reba Cunningham and Jeanne Williams -- Beloved Healer / Judy Skalla -- Medicine Woman / Jan Barnhart and Carol Cohea-O'Hearn -- Horse Trader / Joyce Roach -- Great Western / Nancy Hamilton -- Justice of the Peace / Mae Urbanek -- Reformer / Pamela Herr -- From Rags to Riches / Roberta Cheney -- Index
Control code
6041132
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 252 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780385158015
Lccn
79008442
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)146438

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