First Generations: Women in Colonial America
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Carol Berkin
- Publish Date: 1997-07-01
Carol Berkin's multicultural history reconstructs the lives of American women in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries-women from European, African, and Native backgrounds-and examines their varied roles as wives, mothers, household managers, laborers, rebels, and, ultimately, critical forces in shaping the new nation's culture and history.