American women: their lives in their words : a documentary history

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T.Y. Crowell, 1990 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 318 pages
Excerpts from women's diaries, letters, speeches, and autobiographical writings provide a first-person look at the history of American women.

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In the Beginning
Spooled a PieceMilked the Cows
Like This Part of the World

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Doreen Rappaport is well known for her groundbreaking approach to multicultural history and literature for young readers. Her many books include "Victory or Death: Stories of the American Revolution; We Are The Many: A Picture Book of American Indians;" and "Martin's Big Words", winner of the Jane Addams Book Award. She and her husband divide their time between New York City and a rural village in upstate New York.

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