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Taking land, breaking land

women colonizing the American West and Kenya, 1840-1940
  • 360 Pages
  • 0.13 MB
  • English
University of New Mexico Press , Albuquerque
Women pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century., Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.), Women pioneers -- Kenya -- History -- 19th century., Women pioneers -- Kenya -- History -- 20th century., Frontier and pioneer life -- Kenya., West (U.S.) -- Social conditions -- 19th century., West (U.S.) -- Race relations., Kenya -- Social conditions., Kenya -- Race relations., Kenya -- Colonial influ


West (U.S.), Kenya, K

StatementGlenda Riley.
LC ClassificationsF596 .R4155 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 360 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3675901M
ISBN 100826331114, 0826331122
LC Control Number2003012648

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