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Guardians of the Home: Women's Lives in the 1800s

(Daily Life In America In The 1800s)

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While often behind the scenes and hidden from history, women in 1800s America worked side by side with men in building our nation. On the frontier, strong, capable women worked as hard—or harder—than their men-folk, taming the land and raising the crops while shouldering the responsibilities of keeping house and caring for the children. The life of the farm wife in the set ...more
Paperback, 64 pages
Published September 1st 2009 by Mason Crest Publishers
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Erin Brinkley
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I would recommend this nonfiction book to a middle school or high school History or English teacher. A History teacher could use this book to teach women’s suffrage movement and what lead to it (cause and effect). History teachers could also use this book to teach how women were treated during the 1800s and compare/contrast it to how women are treated today. This book could be used for instructional purposes such as a resource for a research project. This book could also be used by an English te ...more
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