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Women's Movements You can't read Cather without knowing a little something about the various women's movements that occurred around the time she wrote her novels.
Nebraska and the Westward Expansion Nebraska was one of those territories that became a state through policies enacted in favor of the Westward expansion. Read all about the history and mythology of this time period.