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Cowgirls of the rodeo

Mary Lou LeCompte

Cowgirls of the rodeo

pioneer professional athletes

by Mary Lou LeCompte

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Cowgirls -- West (U.S.) -- History.,
    • Rodeos -- West (U.S.),
    • Cowgirls -- West (U.S.) -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-243) and index.

      StatementMary Lou LeCompte.
      SeriesSport and society
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV1834.55.W47 L43 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 252 p. :
      Number of Pages252
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1737496M
      ISBN 100252020294
      LC Control Number92042635

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      They've earned standing ovations at Madison Square Garden, defeated men in head-to-head competition, and sometimes earned more money than their male counterparts. LeCompte explores the lives of cowgirls of the rodeo, detailing their struggles and triumphs in this study of America's first successful professional women athletes. 39   The rodeo, held at the Bobby Jones Arena in Cottonwood, drew a massive crowd there celebrating a myriad of occasions. Although fun-filled and exciting, the event organization took precautions to ensure the safety of those in attendance. As the spectators entered the rodeo grounds, posted signs advised on current safety ://

        Cowgirls N' Angels is a heartwarming movie that tells the story of Ida, a feisty and rebellious young girl, who has dreams of finding her father, a rodeo rider. While searching for her dad, she connects with the Sweethearts of the Rodeo, a team of young female   Feisty star propels wholesome rodeo adventure for kids. Read Common Sense Media's Cowgirls 'n Angels review, age rating, and parents ://


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