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One thousand white women : the journals of May Dodd

Fergus, Jim (author.).
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  • 5 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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1 current hold with 7 total copies.

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Osgood PL - Osgood Main Library FIC FER PB (Text) 39692000921568 Fiction Area Checked out 10/12/2018
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  • ISBN: 1250154707
  • ISBN: 9781250154705
  • Physical Description: xii, 482 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: Third St. Martin's Griffin Edition / 20th Anniversary Edition.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : St. Martin's Griffin, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note: "A novel" -- From cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [435]-436) and reader's guide.
Summary, etc.: "Based on an actual historical event but told through fictional diaries, this is the story of a remarkable woman who travels west in 1875 and marries the chief of the Cheyenne Nation. One thousand white women begins with May Dodd's journey west into the unknown. Yet the unknown is a far better fate than the life she left behind. Committed to an insane asylum by her blue-blood family for the crime of loving a man beneath her station, May finds that her only hope of freedom is to participate in a secret government program whereby women from the 'civilized' world become the brides of Cheyenne warriors. What follows is the story of May's breathtaking adventures: her brief, passionate romance with the gallant young army captain John Bourke; her marriage to the great chief Little Wolf; and her conflict of being caught between two worlds, loving two men, living two lives." --
Subject: Little Wolf -1904 Fiction
Women pioneers Fiction
Interracial marriage Fiction
Cheyenne Indians Fiction
Genre: Historical fiction.
Diary fiction.
Western fiction.

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