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Outrageous women of the American frontier

by Mary R. Furbee

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Published by J. Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Women pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Pioneers.,
    • Women -- Biography.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.),
    • West (U.S.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • West (U.S.) -- Biography.

    • About the Edition

      Biographies of some outspoken and influential women who lived in the American West from the late eighteenth through the early twentieth century.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 116).

      StatementMary Rodd Furbee.
      GenreBiography, Juvenile literature., Biography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF596 .F94 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 120 p. :
      Number of Pages120
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3951392M
      ISBN 100471383007
      LC Control Number2001045455
      OCLC/WorldCa48532075

        Some were feisty and fiery. Others were cool and dangerous. All were incredibly courageous. Outrageous Women of The Middle Ages took on the challenge of their world--and didn't worry about ruffling a few the outrageous women you'll meet are: Eleanor of Aquitaine--queen of France and later England, she led a group of women on the Second 4/5(59). MARY RODD FURBEE is a writing and journalism instructor at West Virginia University School of Journalism. She is the author of several children’ s books, including Outrageous Women of Colonial America and Outrageous Women of the American Frontier, both from Wiley.

      Title: Outrageous Women of Colonial America Author Name: Furbee, Mary Rodd Categories: Women, Publisher: Jossey-Bass: ISBN Number: X ISBN Number Binding: PAPERBACK Book Condition: Good Seller ID: AJDJRP Description: X Mild to moderate shelf/reading wear. Binding good. LIBRARY COPY. Mary Rodd Furbee is the author of Outrageous Women of Civil War Times ( avg rating, 19 ratings, 4 reviews, published ), Outrageous Women of Colon /5.

      The history of the Middle Ages generally presents the brave deeds of men, and Le¢n, through painstaking and thorough research, presents the stories of 14 influential women of Europe, Africa, and the Far East, from b.c. through a.d. Among them is Aud, a Viking woman from Norway, who, as a grandmother, moved her family to Iceland in a boat built of oak and pine; . Real-life role models are profiled in this book--girls and young women who have successfully started and run their own businesses Girls and Young Women Leading the Way: 20 True Stories About Leadership by Frances A. Karnes and Suzanne M. Bean Outrageous Women of the American Frontier by Mary Rodd Furbee.


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They were community leaders, artists, and entrepreneurs. These Outrageous Women of the American Released on: Ap The Outrageous Women book series by Mary Rodd Furbee & Vicki León includes books Uppity Women of Medieval Times, Outrageous Women of Colonial America, Outrageous Women of the American Frontier, and several more.

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MARY RODD FURBEE is a writing and journalism instructor at West Virginia University School of Journalism. She is the author of several children’s books, including Outrageous Women of Colonial America and Outrageous Women Brand: Wiley. Shelves: american-history, bio-and-autobiography, herstories-history-of-women, j-books, nonfiction This was an ok book.

It told about a few women I haven't heard of before, mostly because their stories were not all that exceptional for the time they lived in/5.

Delightful and inspiring tales of some of the most fascinating andawesome women of colonial times American history is rife with stories of our founding fathers, butwhat of the women who lived and worked alongside these men. Thisfun and exciting book whisks young readers back to early America,introducing them to a refreshing assortment of brave and 4/5(1).

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With these enlightening profiles, Mary Rodd Furbee brings these strong and influential women to life to encourage, inspire, and delight young readers.

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Outrageous Women of the American Frontier. Mary Rodd Furbee. 14 Feb Paperback. US$ Add to basket/5(18).Mary Rodd Furbee is a clinical instructor at West Virginia University (WVU) School of Journalism.

Her books for children and adults include Outrageous Women of Colonial America and the forthcoming Outrageous Women of the American Frontier (John Wiley & Sons). For more information, visit her website: Resources: Books and journals.