The Resource Nothing daunted : the unexpected education of two society girls in the West, Dorothy Wickenden

Nothing daunted : the unexpected education of two society girls in the West, Dorothy Wickenden

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Nothing daunted : the unexpected education of two society girls in the West
Title
Nothing daunted
Title remainder
the unexpected education of two society girls in the West
Statement of responsibility
Dorothy Wickenden
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Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
  • "A captivating book about Dorothy Wickenden's grandmother, who left her affluent East Coast life to "rough it" as a teacher in Colorado in 1916"--Provided by publisher
  • "A captivating full-length book derived from a widely read and much beloved New Yorker piece about Wickenden's grandmother and her grandmother's best friend who left their affluent East Coast lives to "rough it" as teachers in the wilds of Colorado in 1916"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 371.10092/2
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LA2315.C59
LC item number
W53 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Nothing daunted : the unexpected education of two society girls in the West, Dorothy Wickenden
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Nothing daunted : the unexpected education of two society girls in the West, Dorothy Wickenden
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-273) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Beginnings. -- Overland journey -- The girls from Auburn -- "A funny, scraggly place" -- "Refined, intelligent gentlewomen" -- Old World and New. -- Unfenced -- The grand tour -- Ferry's scheme -- Departure -- Hell Hill -- Working Girls. -- Turnips and tears -- The mad ladies of Strawberry Park -- Debut -- Reckonings. -- The cream of Routt County -- "Unarmed and defenseless" -- "The dark days are very few" -- Three-wire winter -- Commencement
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
xiv, 286 pages
Isbn
9781439176597
Lccn
2011008949
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40019563483
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocn687664078

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