RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 37509907 LA English T1 Frontier women : "civilizing" the West? 1840-1880 A1 Jeffrey, Julie Roy., PB Hill and Wang PP New York YR 1998 SN 080901601X 9780809016013 AB Frontier Women is the classic history of women on America's frontiers, now updated and thoroughly revised. It is an imaginative and graceful account of the extraordinarily diverse contributions of women to continental expansion. In this new edition, Julie Roy Jeffrey has tapped new sources and expanded her analysis to include the often overlooked perspectives of women of color. In this new edition of a classic work, Julie Roy Jeffrey maintains the essential core of her account of the extraordinarily diverse contributions women made to the development of the American frontier. Jeffrey has expanded her original analysis to include the often overlooked perspectives of Native American, Hispanic, Chinese, and African American women.