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The Resource The frontiers of women's writing : women's narratives and the rhetoric of westward expansion, Brigitte Georgi-Findlay

The frontiers of women's writing : women's narratives and the rhetoric of westward expansion, Brigitte Georgi-Findlay

Label
The frontiers of women's writing : women's narratives and the rhetoric of westward expansion
Title
The frontiers of women's writing
Title remainder
women's narratives and the rhetoric of westward expansion
Statement of responsibility
Brigitte Georgi-Findlay
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A study of American women's writings about the West between 1830 and 1930 reviews the diaries of the overland trails; letters and journals of the wives of army officers during the Indian wars; professional travel writings, and late 19th- and early 20th-century accounts of missionaries and teachers on Indian reservations
Cataloging source
DLC
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Georgi-Findlay, Brigitte
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS366.F76
LC item number
G46 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American prose literature
  • Frontier and pioneer life in literature
  • American prose literature
  • Literature and anthropology
  • Women and literature
  • Culture conflict in literature
  • Women pioneers in literature
  • Women, White, in literature
  • Indians in literature
  • Women and literature
  • Literature and anthropology
  • United States
Label
The frontiers of women's writing : women's narratives and the rhetoric of westward expansion, Brigitte Georgi-Findlay
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [317]-335) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. 2.
  • Army women, tourists, and mythmakers, 1860-1890:
  • 3.
  • Women and the rhetoric of Indian war
  • 4.
  • Touring and mapping the West
  • pt. 3.
  • Missionaries, reformers, and new women, 1890-1930:
  • 5.
  • The West as a female mission?: white women and the transformation of the American Indian
  • Introduction:
  • American literature, westward expansion, and imperial meaning-making
  • pt. 1.
  • Surveyors of the terrain, 1830-1860:
  • 1.
  • Traveling and settling on the prairies
  • 2.
  • Women on the overland trails
Control code
32969562
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 349 pages
Isbn
9780816515967
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
95032502
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The frontiers of women's writing : women's narratives and the rhetoric of westward expansion, Brigitte Georgi-Findlay
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [317]-335) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. 2.
  • Army women, tourists, and mythmakers, 1860-1890:
  • 3.
  • Women and the rhetoric of Indian war
  • 4.
  • Touring and mapping the West
  • pt. 3.
  • Missionaries, reformers, and new women, 1890-1930:
  • 5.
  • The West as a female mission?: white women and the transformation of the American Indian
  • Introduction:
  • American literature, westward expansion, and imperial meaning-making
  • pt. 1.
  • Surveyors of the terrain, 1830-1860:
  • 1.
  • Traveling and settling on the prairies
  • 2.
  • Women on the overland trails
Control code
32969562
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 349 pages
Isbn
9780816515967
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
95032502
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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