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Women Pioneers for the Environment. By Mary Joy Breton. Boston: Northeastern University Press, 1998. xiv + 322 pp. Illustrations, notes, select bibliography, index. Cloth $35.00, paper 16.95

Katherine H. Lee Ahn. Awakening the Hermit Kingdom: Pioneer American Women Missionaries in Korea. Pasadena, Calif.: William Carey Library. 2009. Pp. v, 447. $25.99

Jeanne E. Abrams. Jewish Women Pioneering the Frontier Trail: A History in the American West. New York: New York University Press. 2006. Pp. viii, 279. $39.00

American Women Afield: Writings by Pioneering Women Naturalists. Edited by Marcia Myers Bonta. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1995. xvi + 248 pp. Photographs, selected bibliography. Cloth $35.00, paper $15.95

Sur les traces de l'éléphant: Narration de voyages d'après des récits de pionnières américaines, 1840–1860 (On the trail of the elephant: Travel narratives based on the accounts of American pioneer women, 1840–1860). By Marijke Roux-Westers. (Saint-Étienne: Publications de L'Université de Saint-Etienne

 

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Pioneer women were participants in a mass migration of Americans westward in search of better economic and social opportunities for themselves and their families. However, their stories—told in letters, diaries ...

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