Enriched by over 200 vintage photographs, Frontier Children is a visual and verbal montage of childhood in the nineteenth-century West. From a wide range of primary and secondary sources, Linda Peavy and Ursula Smith, well known for their books on western women, have brought together stories and images that erase the stereotypes and bring to life the infinite variety of the experience of growing up in the American West.
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Coauthors also wrote Pioneer Women: The Lives of Women on the Frontier and Women in Waiting in the Westward Movement: Life on the Home Frontier. The authors also included a very helpful index. Read full review
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In this latest collaboration between Peavy and Smith (Pioneer Women; Women in Waiting in the Westward Movement), the pair shift their focus to children and coming of age in the late 19th- and early ... Read full review
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