More Than Petticoats: Remarkable Nevada Women by Jane Cleere.
Profiled in this book are the lives of twelve resourceful women, all of whom were born before 1900 and displayed remarkable courage as they broke through social, cultural and political barriers to advance women's roles. These women defied the social norms and prejudices of their time, making lasting contributions to society.
Each of these Nevada women demonstrated a remarkable determination and independence of spirit that continues to inspire new generations. Read about their extraordinary lives in this collection of brief and absorbing biographies.
Paperback: 172 pages
Publisher: TwoDot (January 1, 2005)