Within Her Power
Propertied Women in Colonial Virginia
By (author) Linda Sturtz
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Within Her Power by Linda Sturtz
Book DescriptionThis is an engaging and comprehensive study of property-owning women in the colony of Tidewater, VA during the 17th & 18th centuries. It examines the social restrictions on women's behaviour and speech, opportunities and difficulties these women encountered in the legal system, the economic and discretionary authority they enjoyed, the roles they played in the family business,their roles in the later, trans-Atlantic trading framework, and the imperial context within which these colonial women lived, making this a welcome addition to both colonial and women's history.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415928557
(229mm x 152mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Routledge Member of the Taylor and Francis Group
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 11-Jul-2002
Country of Publication: United States
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An engaging and comprehensive study of property-owning women in the colony of Tidewater, VA during the 16th century.
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Author Biography - Linda Sturtz
Linda Strutz is an Associate Professor of History at Beloit College in Wisconsin.
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