A Girl’s Life within the Rocky Mountains by Isabella L. Chicken
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Overview: A cosmopolitan, middle-aged Englishwoman touring the Rocky Mountains in 1873, Isabella Chicken had embarked upon a visit that known as for as a lot stamina as would have been anticipated of an explorer or anthropologist – and he or she was neither! Possessing a prodigious quantity of curiosity and an enormous urge for food for touring, she journeyed later in life to India, Tibet, China, Japan, Korea, and Canada and wrote eight profitable books about her adventures. On this quantity, she paints an intimate image of the "Wild West," writing eloquently of natural world, remoted settlers and various refugees from civilization, vigilance committees and lynchings, and crude desk manners but a delicate civility – even chivalry – among the many males she encountered within the wilderness. Thoughtfully written, this charming narrative gives a vibrant account of a bygone period and the those that perpetually modified the face of the frontier.
Style: Non-Fiction > Biographies & Memoirs