More Than Petticoats.
Lura Rogers Seavey
Falcon Books/Globe Pequot Press
PO Box 480, Guilford, CT 06437
0762725990 $10.95 1-800-243-0495
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. Included in each sketch are controversies in truth and history as well as surveys of lasting contributions by these remarkable women.
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|Date:||Apr 1, 2005|
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