Riding the white horse home: a western family album

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Pantheon Books, Apr 6, 1993 - Biography & Autobiography - 219 pages
11 Reviews
The author of Cowgirls: Women of the American West limns a portrait of three generations of women--her mother, grandmother, and great aunts--in the rural West, their links to the family's Wyoming ranch, and the loss of their rural lifestyle. 10,000 first printing. Tour.

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Review: Riding the White Horse Home: A Western Family Album

User Review  - Holly Weiss - Goodreads

The trials and losses of 4 generations homesteading in Wyoming is told through the eyes of the great granddaughter. The book was heartfelt, but I felt the narrative was a bit jumbled. It was a helpful study of a memoir structured to focus on different people. Read full review

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User Review  - Marc - Goodreads

A spectacular example of the force a memoir. Read full review

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About the author (1993)

Teresa Jordan is an editor of two anthologies of western women's writing. She has been a regular contributor to The Savvy Traveler and other public radio shows, introducing a large audience to the land, culture and folklife of the American West.

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