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by Lura Rogers Seavey

Download More than Petticoats: Remarkable Massachusetts Women (More than Petticoats Series) ePub
  • ISBN 0762725990
  • ISBN13 978-0762725991
  • Language English
  • Author Lura Rogers Seavey
  • Publisher TwoDot; 1st edition (December 1, 2004)
  • Pages 144
  • Formats lit doc txt docx
  • Category History
  • Subcategory Americas
  • Size ePub 1874 kb
  • Size Fb2 1808 kb
  • Rating: 4.8
  • Votes: 672

More than Petticoats: Remarkable Massachusetts Women tells the stories of eleven strong and determined women, all of whom broke through social, cultural, or political barriers to achieve greatness. From Ellen Swallow, the first female graduate of MIT, to Fannie Farmer, who overcame physical disability and wrote the first cookbook using standard measures, these women embodied remarkable determination and an independent spirit.

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Over 14 million journal, magazine, and newspaper articles. Place of publication: Guilford, CT. Publication year: 2004.

Series: More than Petticoats Series. Paperback: 144 pages.

More than Petticoats: Re. .has been added to your Cart. There are a few slightly rough and disjointed segments, but I suspect that is more due to lack of consistent source material than the author's effort. Even as a long-time Washington resident and history geek there are many places where I paused to say "Gee, I didn't know that". Remarkable Washington Women, indeed.

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More than Petticoats: Remarkable Massachusetts Women "tells the stories of eleven strong and determined women, all of whom broke through social, cultural, or political barriers to achieve greatness. If it's a survey of eleven determined Massachusetts women which is needed, choose Lura Seavey's regional set of biographical sketches More Than Petticoats: Remarkable Massachusetts Women, outlining women who launched scientific and culinary revolutions in their fields, navigated clipper ships, and participated in war.

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series More than Petticoats Series. Short, illuminating biographies and archival photographs and paintings tell the stories of women from across the state who served as teachers, writers, entrepreneurs, and artists.

Lura R. Seavey Bio. Having spent her youth accompanying her parents on their own . Having spent her youth accompanying her parents on their own professional travel-writing adventures, Lura developed a love for travel at a very early age. Today, Lura continues the tradition by exploring the world with her own children and sharing her enthusiasm and experiences with readers. Through this series of social studies books, she is able to help foster in younger readers a curiosity and interest in places all over the world, including the Dominican Republic, Spain, Czech Republic, Nigeria, and Ethiopia.

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Urllet
My niece is a senior in college and has started to become interested in the social politics and I think this book is an excellent way for her to be introduced into the women's movement and how extraordinary women of yesterday s/b appreciated.
Lightbinder
Love this series! The stories of remarkable women are short and sweet, yet give you the flavor of the women.