Good wives: image and reality in the lives of women in northern New England, 1650-1750

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Knopf, Mar 12, 1982 - History - 296 pages
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Assesses the roles and status of women of early New England in terms of family and community organization, the structure of daily life and work, responsibilities and authority, and more

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Review: Good Wives: Image and Reality in the Lives of Women in Northern New England, 1650-1750

User Review  - Margo Brooks - Goodreads

This is an interesting exploration of the role of women in the 17th and early18th centuries in northern New England. The book is organized around three early conceptions of women taken from the Bible ... Read full review

Review: Good Wives: Image and Reality in the Lives of Women in Northern New England, 1650-1750

User Review  - Bev Siddons - Goodreads

As part of my research into our family tree, I was guided to this book. I've only just finished the first couple of chapters but can already see how it enables the reader to actually experience the ... Read full review

Contents

Part One BATHSHEBA ii
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Part Two EVE
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Part Tferee JAEL
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