More Than Petticoats: Remarkable California Women

Book Description

How did California become the amazing state that it is today you may wonder?  More than Petticoats: Remarkable California Women recognizes the women who shaped the Golden State. The lives of female teachers, writers, entrepreneurs, and artists from across the state are illuminated through short biographies.

About Turner, Erin H.

Erin H. Turner is a writer and editor living in Helena, Montana. Her other books include It Happened on the Lewis and Clark Expedition, It Happened in Yellowstone, and It Happened in Northern California. She has a degree in history and gender and women's studies from Grinnell College in Grinnell, Iowa, and has traveled extensively throughout the West.