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Women of the Klondike - Backhouse, Frances
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Women played a critical role during the gold rush, and this is the only book that brings to light the stories of these diverse women. Backhouse delves into the lives of women-entrepreneurs, nuns, doctors, nurses, journalists, and dancehall entertainers among them-who were caught up in the gold rush and lived amazing lives. Through letters, journals, newspaper accounts, and personal interviews, Backhouse explores all of their untold stories. Some were reckless dreamers who headed north alone. Others were looking for fortunes ...

Women of the Klondike 2011, Whitecap Books

ISBN-13: 9781770500174

Revised, 15th Anniversary edition

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Women of the Klondike 2000, Whitecap Books

ISBN-13: 9781552850893

Revised edition

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Women of the Klondike 1996, Whitecap Books

ISBN-13: 9781552854075

2nd edition

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Women of the Klondike 1995, Graphic Arts Books

ISBN-13: 9781551103754

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