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Women of the Wild West

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Presents an account of frontier life for women in the American West through brief biographies of six famous individuals, including Calamity Jane, Molly Brown, Belle Starr, Pearl Hart, Laura Ingalls Wilder, and Annie Oakley.
Hardcover, 112 pages
Published December 2000 by Lerner Publishing Group (first published January 1st 2000)
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The lives of five amazing women not only reflected, but also greatly impacted the untamed and adventurous Wild West.
Calamity Jane, the Unsinkable Molly Brown, Belle Starr, Pearl Hart, Annie Oakley – these five women are all considered rebels of their day. As unconventional heroines of the American West in the 1800s, they defied stereotypes that women should marry and have children, wear dresses, and follow strict codes of behavior.
But the frontier was home to countless other strong-willed women,
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