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Main Title: Pioneer women of the bush and outback / Jennifer Isaacs.
Author: Isaacs, Jennifer, 1946-
Imprint: Lansdowne, 1993, 1994
Collation: 256 p. : ill. (some col.), portraits, facsims, notes, bib., index, hbk ; 31 cm.
Subject: Frontier and pioneer life
Country life.
ISBN: 1863023364
First published: Willoughby, N.S.W. : Lansdowne, 1990. Includes index. This book is a fascinating insight into the daily lives of women from a variety of backgrounds - including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Chinese, Indian and German women. Pioneer Women provides a unique portrait of how women set up and ran their remote bush homes and the work they did outside the home - shearing, droving, managing properties, teaching, and as a governess. Includes a wealth of photographs contributed by museums and descendants of many of the pioneers,
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Non-Fiction Stacks 305.48 RUR ISA Available