The Women's Great Lakes Reader

The Women's Great Lakes Reader


Women lighthouse keepers, North American Indians, fur investors, chefs on crusing vessels, missionaries, and fearless tourists all wrote in their lives at the nice Lakes. Their narratives, which span the centuries from 1789 to the current, at the moment are gathered during this anthology for the 1st time. a few writers are renowned. Others left their quiet tales in letters, log books, and diaries that experience by no means ahead of been released. starting with Indian myths and tales, and carrying on with via writings via girls pioneers, tourists, and dealing ladies, greater than 3 dozen choices of autobiography, fiction, newspaper acounts, and poetry chronicle what it has intended to continue to exist the lakes from adolescence to outdated age.

Honored as one in all "50 crucial Michigan heritage Books."

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