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The extraordinary Suzy Wright : a colonial woman on the frontier / Teri Kanefield.

By: Kanefield, Teri, 1960- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2016Copyright date: �2016Description: 64 pages : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781419718663; 1419718665.Subject(s): Wright, Susanna, 1697-1784 -- Juvenile literature | Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Columbia -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Women -- Pennsylvania -- Columbia -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Poets -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Clerks of court -- Pennsylvania -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Pennsylvania -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Juvenile literature | Frontier and pioneer life -- Pennsylvania -- Columbia -- Juvenile literature | Columbia (Pa.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Wright, Susanna, 1697-1784 | Clerks of court | Frontier and pioneer life | Poets | Quakers | Women | Pennsylvania | Pennsylvania -- Columbia | Wright, Susanna, 1697-1784 | Quakers | Poets | Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Columbia -- Biography | Women -- Pennsylvania -- Columbia -- Biography | Poets -- Pennsylvania -- Columbia -- Biography | Clerks of court -- Pennsylvania -- Biography | Pennsylvania -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 | Frontier and pioneer life -- Pennsylvania -- Columbia | Columbia (Pa.) -- Biography | Women -- Biography | 1600 - 1775Genre/Form: Biography. | History. | Juvenile works. | Biographies.DDC classification: 974.8/02092 | B
Contents:
Suzy comes to America -- At home in the land of brotherly love -- Shaking off the yoke -- A new home on the frontier -- A little romance -- Political adviser, lawyer, activist, and advocate for the Indians -- Businesswoman and scientific author -- The American Revolution and Quaker pacifism -- Celebrated poet -- Last years and legacy -- Afterword.
Summary: Introduces Suzy Wright, a Quaker who helped settle the Pennsylvania frontier, defended the rights of Native Americans, and provided legal counsel to her neighbors.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 59-62) and index.

Suzy comes to America -- At home in the land of brotherly love -- Shaking off the yoke -- A new home on the frontier -- A little romance -- Political adviser, lawyer, activist, and advocate for the Indians -- Businesswoman and scientific author -- The American Revolution and Quaker pacifism -- Celebrated poet -- Last years and legacy -- Afterword.

Age: 8-12.

Introduces Suzy Wright, a Quaker who helped settle the Pennsylvania frontier, defended the rights of Native Americans, and provided legal counsel to her neighbors.

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