Montana Women Homesteaders: A Field of One's Own
Farcountry Press, 2009 - History - 295 pages
In this remarkable and important book, Sarah Carter introduces us to some of Montana's first women homesteaders through their journals and other writings. By shedding light on these determined nineteenth- and early-twentieth-century pioneers, Carter reveals inspiringh stories filled with joy, tragedy, and redemption.
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