"These chronicles of women show an aspect of the westward saga seldom seen before and never in such depth. It is a revelation of the lives and minds of women...on this historic trek....Absorbing, informative, sobering reading. This is 'history as the stuff of daily struggle.'" (Edmund Fuller, The Wall Street Journal)...Continua
As I go on, I find this book more and more captivating.
How the West was reached by the women, silent protagonists, often forsaken by the history books.