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The Resource Frontier grit : the unlikely true stories of daring pioneer women, Marianne Monson

Frontier grit : the unlikely true stories of daring pioneer women, Marianne Monson

Label
Frontier grit : the unlikely true stories of daring pioneer women
Title
Frontier grit
Title remainder
the unlikely true stories of daring pioneer women
Statement of responsibility
Marianne Monson
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A fascinating and rare look at women pioneers and their tales of courage and hardship in the untamed American West.These are the stories of twelve women who heard the call to settle the West and who came from all points of the globe to begin their journey: the East Coast, Europe, and as far away as New Zealand. They endured unimaginable hardships just to get to their destination, and then the next phase of their story began. These are gripping miniature dramas of good-hearted women, selfless providers, courageous immigrants and migrants, and women with skills too numerable to list. All the women in this book did extraordinary things: One became a stagecoach driver, disguised as a man. One became a frontier doctor. One was a Gold Rush hotel and restaurant entrepreneur. Many were crusaders for social justice and women's rights. All endured hardships, overcame obstacles, broke barriers, and changed the world--inspiring examples for the modern woman
Cataloging source
BLACP
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1975-
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Monson, Marianne
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
  • biography
  • history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Caroline Shaffer
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Shaffer, Caroline
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  • Women pioneers
  • United States
Target audience
general
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Frontier grit : the unlikely true stories of daring pioneer women, Marianne Monson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
5 sound discs (6 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781504741965
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)946937138
  • (OCoLC)ocn946937138
  • 857887
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Frontier grit : the unlikely true stories of daring pioneer women, Marianne Monson
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
5 sound discs (6 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781504741965
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)946937138
  • (OCoLC)ocn946937138
  • 857887
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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      1515 SW 10th Ave , Topeka, Kansas, 66604, US
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