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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User Review  - footenoter - LibraryThing

This work has an academic tone, but is better written than most books written by college professors. It provides a fascinating insight into the lives of women in early New England. It shows how the ... Read full review

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I bailed out of this about 1/2 way through. It was too much like a dissertation and not enough like a book for me. Read full review

Contents

Part One BATHSHEBA ii
11
Part Two EVE
87
Part Tferee JAEL
165
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