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by Glenda Riley

Download The Life and Legacy of Annie Oakley (Oklahoma Western Biographies, Vol 7) eBook
ISBN:
0806126566
Author:
Glenda Riley
Category:
Arts & Literature
Language:
English
Publisher:
Univ of Oklahoma Pr; First Edition edition (March 1, 2000)
Pages:
252 pages
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Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Life and Legacy of Annie Oakley (The Oklahoma Western Biographies). To provide a factual and intimate biography of Annie Oakley, the legendary female sharpshooter and star of Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show, Riley attempts to place her seemingly mythical subject firmly into historical, cultural, and sociological contexts.

Glenda Riley is Alexander M. Bracken Professor Emeritus of History at Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana, and a past President of the Western History . Very good biography of Annie Oakley. Separated fact from fiction. Bracken Professor Emeritus of History at Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana, and a past President of the Western History Association. Published works she has authored include Women and Nature: Saving the Wild West and Inventing the American Woman.

The archetypal western woman, Annie . Glenda Riley presents the first interpretive biography of the complex woman who was Annie Oakley.

The archetypal western woman, Annie Oakley urged women to take up shooting to procure food, protect themselves, and enjoy healthy exercise, yet she was also the proper Victorian lady, demurely dressed and skeptical about the value of women’s suffrage. The archetypal western woman, Annie Oakley urged women to take up shooting to procure food, protect themselves, and enjoy healthy exercise, yet she was also the proper Victorian lady, demurely dressed and skeptical about the value of women’s suffrage.

The archetypal western woman, Annie Oakley urged women to take up shooting to procure food, protect With a widowed mother and six . Hopefully someone comes along to write a true, masterful biography of Annie Oakley. Until then, despite everything, this one is the very best.

The archetypal western woman, Annie Oakley urged women to take up shooting to procure food, protect With a widowed mother and six siblings, Annie Oakley first became a trapper, hunter, and sharpshooter simply to put food on the table. Yet her genius with the gun eventually led to her stardom in Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show during the latter half of the nineteenth century.

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Oakley, Annie, 1860-1926, Shooters of firearms, Frontier and pioneer life. University of Oklahoma Press. inlibrary; printdisabled; ; americana.

The Life and Legacy of Annie Oakley. Riley, Glenda (1994). The Life and Legacy of Annie Oakley. a b c "Biography: Frank Butler". p. 7. ^ a b Billene Statler Nicol, ed. (2010). 11. ^ "Annie Oakley". Retrieved April 24, 2018. Longford Genealogy, Retrieved October 8, 2014.

The Life and Legacy of Annie Oakley Page 103 Annie as star of The Western Girl in 1902. Courtesy of the Annie Oakley Foundation, Greenville, Ohio. Under federal law, if you knowingly misrepresent that online material is infringing, you may be subject to criminal prosecution for perjury and civil penalties, including monetary damages, court costs, and attorneys’ fees. The Life and Legacy of Annie Oakley - eBook.

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A biography of America's greatest female sharpshooter delves beneath her popular image to reveal a conservative but competitive woman who wanted to succeed
  • funike
This was a great resource for my daughter when she decided to become Annie Oakley for a middle school project. She had a a great time creating her costume and 3 minute story. Everyone clapped and she got an Al!
  • Dagdardana
granddaughter, enjoyed reading the story of Annie Oakley
  • Milleynti
Good book! Annie was a multitalented woman!
  • Fecage
Great women
  • Onnell
good book
  • Haracetys
excellent
  • Lli
The author gives us a pleasant and interesting read and shows the reader who Annie Oakley was and how she related to her times. I found it both informative and entertaining.
It is a good book for facts and debunking myths on a famous woman, who was a century ahead of her time..Well written and an easy read.