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By Elizabeth A Watry

“Betsy Watry tells the stories of a dozen ladies, a few of whom had short-lived adventures in Yellowstone nationwide Park, yet so much of whom spent many years as rangers, scientists, interpreters, and marketers, shaping the Park’s actual and cultural panorama. it is a excellent ‘hidden’ background, filled with marvelous tales, grounded in in depth study and written with charm.”
—Dr. Mary Murphy, historian and writer of "Hope in demanding Times"

“For goodbye, Yellowstone nationwide Park has wanted a booklet in regards to the ladies who stood and this day stand tall in its historical past. in the end, Elizabeth Watry has produced it. ladies around the state should still have fun this ebook for its noteworthy contribution to women’s historical past, as we expert historians do.”
—Lee Whittlesey, Park Historian, nationwide Park provider, Yellowstone nationwide Park

“To examine Yellowstone nationwide Park too frequently skill viewing it in the course of the eyes and exploits of guys. by way of sharing the studies and contributions of girls who visited, lived, and labored in Yellowstone, Elizabeth Watry locations girls entrance and middle within the Park’s wondrous background. 'Women in Wonderland' is certain to develop into a precious resource.”
—Diane Smith, writer of "Letters from Yellowstone"

“In this good researched and regularly attractive publication, Elizabeth Watry treats us to a protracted past due party of a few outstanding those who lived via awesome instances whereas making the Yellowstone event higher for we all today.”
—Paul Schullery, writer of "Mountain Time" and "Searching for Yellowstone"

“Betsy Watry’s 'Women in Wonderland' isn't just a meticulously researched biography of 12 person ladies and their ties to Yellowstone nationwide Park yet can be a historical past of westward enlargement, the nationwide Park provider, and Yellowstone itself. For somebody attracted to Yellowstone, the infrequent photos and wealth of resource fabrics are cause adequate to possess and skim this pleasant book.”
—Judith L. Meyer, writer of "The Spirit of Yellowstone"

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