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Frontier children

Author: Linda S Peavy; Ursula Smith
Publisher: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Frontier Children combines a wide ranging historical description with a stunning collectionof images. The subjects are characters who have been neglected in the standard treatment of the frontier West.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Linda S Peavy; Ursula Smith
ISBN: 0806131616 9780806131610 0806135050 9780806135052
OCLC Number: 40830211
Description: xi, 164 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Foreword / by Elliott West --
An infinite variety : childhood on the frontier --
Ebb and flow : frontier children on the move --
Homes and habitats : frontier children and their environment --
The family circle : frontier children within the home --
Blurred boundaries : frontier children at work and play --
All the world's a school : the education of frontier children --
Passages : coming of age on the frontier.
Responsibility: Linda Peavy & Ursula Smith ; foreword by Elliott West.

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Frontier Children combines a wide ranging historical description with a stunning collectionof images. The subjects are characters who have been neglected in the standard treatment of the frontier West.

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