One thousand white women: The Journals of May Dodd

Book Cover
Average Rating
Author:
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description


One Thousand White Women is the story of May Dodd and a colorful assembly of pioneer women who, under the auspices of the U.S. government, travel to the western prairies in 1875 to intermarry among the Cheyenne Indians. The covert and controversial "Brides for Indians" program, launched by the administration of Ulysses S. Grant, is intended to help assimilate the Indians into the white man's world. Toward that end May and her friends embark upon the adventure of their lifetime. Jim Fergus has so vividly depicted the American West that it is as if these diaries are a capsule in time.

Also in this Series
More Like This
More Copies In Prospector
Loading Prospector Copies...
More Details
Contributors:

Little Wolf,d. 1904
One Thousand White Women is the story of May Dodd and a colorful assembly of pioneer women who, under the auspices of the US government, travel to the western prairies in 1875 to intermarry among the Cheyenne Indians. The covert and controversial Brides for Indians program, launched by the administration of Ulysses S. Grant, is intended to help assimilate the Indians into the white man's world. Toward that end May and her friends embark upon the adventure of their lifetime. Author Jim Fergus has so vividly depicted the American West that it is as if these diaries are a capsule in time.
(OCoLC)824686627
Women pioneers
ISBN:
9780312199432
9781429938846
9781410458070
9780792740865
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 3278b243-bbae-e2de-2593-5e32ca8028d1
full_title one thousand white women the journals of may dodd
author fergus jim
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2018-01-20 02:13:49AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Hicks, Laura.
author Fergus, Jim.
author2-role , (OCoLC)824686627, 0312199430 (pbk.), 0792740866 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book), 1 online resource (1 audio file (14hr., 53 min.)) :digital., 1000 white women, 11382994Midwest Tape, LLChttp://www.midwesttapes.com, 1410458075 (hardcover), 2nd St. Martin's Griffin ed., 33021024146646lpLP FIC HISTORY FERGUSwf1305730lp, 33021028660311afichisFIC HISTORY FERGUSng1854820af, 33021028660329afichisFIC HISTORY FERGUSwf1854821af, 33021028660337afichisFIC HISTORY FERGUSwf1854822af, 33021028660345afichisFIC HISTORY FERGUSwf1854823af, 388185, 436 p. :ill. ;21 cm., 669 pages (large print) ;23 cm., 813/.54, 932803, 2013002436, 9780312199432 (pbk.), 9780792740865 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book), 9781410458070 (hardcover), BYVA, Baker and TaylorBTCPBK0012794161, Biographical fiction., C0BYV, Cheyenne Indians, DLCengrdaDLCOCLCOBTCTAYDXCPOCLCAIK2GO3BYV, Diary fiction., Digital content provided by hoopla., FIC HISTORY FERGUS, FIC014000, FICTION / Historical, Fergus, Jim., Hicks, Laura.|Narrator, Historical fiction., Includes bibliographical references (p. [435]-436)., Includes reading group guide., Interracial marriage, LP FIC HISTORY FERGUS, Large print edition., Large type books., Little Wolf,-1904, Little Wolf,d. 1904, MWT11382994, Made available through hoopla, Midwestrda, Mode of access: World Wide Web., Native Americans, New York :St. Martin's Griffin,2011., One Thousand White Women is the story of May Dodd and a colorful assembly of pioneer women who, under the auspices of the US government, travel to the western prairies in 1875 to intermarry among the Cheyenne Indians. The covert and controversial Brides for Indians program, launched by the administration of Ulysses S. Grant, is intended to help assimilate the Indians into the white man's world. Toward that end May and her friends embark upon the adventure of their lifetime. Author Jim Fergus has so vividly depicted the American West that it is as if these diaries are a capsule in time., One thousand white women :[the journals of May Dodd]Jim Fergus., One thousand white women :the journals of May Dodd /Jim Fergus., One thousand white womenthe journals of May Dodd /Jim Fergus., PS3556.E66O54 1999, PS3556.E66O54 2013, Read by Laura Hicks, Erik Steele., Thorndike Press large print African-American, Thorndike Press large print African-American series., TnLvILSTnLvILSTnLvILS, Unabridged., Waterville, Maine :Thorndike Press,2013, Western stories., Women pioneers, YBP Library ServicesYANK10194287, [United States]:Blackstone Audio, Inc. / AudioGO,2007., computerc, data file, digital, eAudiobook hoopla, hoopla digital., https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/bsa_9780792740865_180.jpeg, n-usp--, online resourcecr, pcc, spoken wordspw, text, unmediated, volume, ©1998
author_display Jim Fergus
detailed_location_catalog Huron Street - Adult Fiction - Historical, Wright Farms - Adult Fiction - Historical, Wright Farms - Large Print - Fiction
display_description

One Thousand White Women is the story of May Dodd and a colorful assembly of pioneer women who, under the auspices of the U.S. government, travel to the western prairies in 1875 to intermarry among the Cheyenne Indians. The covert and controversial "Brides for Indians" program, launched by the administration of Ulysses S. Grant, is intended to help assimilate the Indians into the white man's world. Toward that end May and her friends embark upon the adventure of their lifetime. Jim Fergus has so vividly depicted the American West that it is as if these diaries are a capsule in time.

format_catalog Book, Large Print, eAudiobook, eBook
format_category_catalog Audio Books, Books, Large Print, eBook
id 3278b243-bbae-e2de-2593-5e32ca8028d1
isbn 9780312199432, 9780792740865, 9781410458070, 9781429938846
item_details hoopla:MWT11382994||Online Hoopla Collection|Online Hoopla|eAudiobook|Audio Books|1|false|true|Hoopla||https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11382994||Available Online||||, ils:388185|1854820|Huron Street - Adult Fiction - Historical|FIC HISTORY FERGUS o|Book|Books|1|false|false|||||Checked out||ng||, ils:388185|1854821|Wright Farms - Adult Fiction - Historical|FIC HISTORY FERGUS h|Book|Books|1|false|false|||||Item being held||wf||, ils:388185|1854822|Wright Farms - Adult Fiction - Historical|FIC HISTORY FERGUS h|Book|Books|1|false|false|||||Item being held||wf||, ils:388185|1854823|Wright Farms - Adult Fiction - Historical|FIC HISTORY FERGUS o|Book|Books|1|false|false|||||Checked out||wf||, ils:932803|1305730|Wright Farms - Large Print - Fiction|LP FIC HISTORY FERGUS h|Large Print|Large Print|1|false|false|||||Item being held||wf||, overdrive:9ccd751c-091e-4886-8bb1-4e45ea6034ea|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,OverDrive Read,Kindle Book|Checked Out||||, overdrive:c6733b87-91c5-4df9-8010-e81eab4f6250|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eAudiobook|Audio Books|1|false|true|OverDrive|||OverDrive MP3 Audiobook,OverDrive Listen|Checked Out||||
itype_catalog
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog FIC HISTORY FERGUS h, FIC HISTORY FERGUS o, LP FIC HISTORY FERGUS h
owning_library_catalog All Anythink Libraries
owning_location_catalog Huron Street, Wright Farms
primary_isbn 9780312199432
publishDate 2007, 2010, 2011, 2013
record_details hoopla:MWT11382994|eAudiobook|Audio Books|Unabridged.|English|Blackstone Audio, Inc. / AudioGO,|2007.|1 online resource (1 audio file (14hr., 53 min.)) : digital., ils:388185|Book|Books|2nd St. Martin's Griffin ed.|English|St. Martin's Griffin,|2011.|436 p. : ill. ; 21 cm., ils:932803|Large Print|Large Print|Large print edition.|English|Thorndike Press,|2013|669 pages (large print) ; 23 cm., overdrive:9ccd751c-091e-4886-8bb1-4e45ea6034ea|eBook|eBook||English|St. Martin's Press|2010|, overdrive:c6733b87-91c5-4df9-8010-e81eab4f6250|eAudiobook|Audio Books||English|Blackstone Audio|2007|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_catalog hoopla:MWT11382994||Available Online|Available Online|false|true|false|false|false|false||||, ils:388185|1854820|Checked Out|Checked out|false|false|true|false|false|true||||, ils:388185|1854821|Checked Out|Item being held|false|false|true|false|false|true||||, ils:388185|1854822|Checked Out|Item being held|false|false|true|false|false|true||||, ils:388185|1854823|Checked Out|Checked out|false|false|true|false|false|true||||, ils:932803|1305730|Checked Out|Item being held|false|false|true|false|false|true||||, overdrive:9ccd751c-091e-4886-8bb1-4e45ea6034ea|-1|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, overdrive:c6733b87-91c5-4df9-8010-e81eab4f6250|-1|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||
series Thorndike Press large print African-American
series_with_volume Thorndike Press large print African-American
subject_facet Biographical fiction, Cheyenne Indians -- Fiction, Diary fiction, FICTION / Historical, Historical fiction, Interracial marriage -- Fiction, Large type books, Little Wolf, -- -1904 -- Fiction, Little Wolf, -- d. 1904 -- Fiction, Native Americans -- Cheyenne -- Fiction, Western stories, Women pioneers -- Fiction
title_display One thousand white women : the journals of May Dodd
title_full One Thousand White Women The Journals of May Dodd, One thousand white women : [the journals of May Dodd] [electronic resource] / Jim Fergus, One thousand white women : the journals of May Dodd / Jim Fergus, One thousand white women [text (large print)] : the journals of May Dodd / Jim Fergus
title_short One thousand white women :
title_sub The Journals of May Dodd
topic_facet Cheyenne, Cheyenne Indians, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Interracial marriage, Large type books, Little Wolf, Native Americans, Women pioneers