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By Elizabeth J. Walters

The writer investigates the looks of a manner in garments, related to a knotted mantle worn around the chest, on many Attic stelae of the Roman interval. She means that this type will be traced to Egyptian roots, and can were fairly linked to a cult of Isis, well known between filthy rich Athenians. The publication provides a listing of the 106 recognized Isis reliefs from Attica and a evaluate of all types of facts for the cult.

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But the women who have followed in the footsteps of these eight, and hundreds of others like them, owe them much. It is time they understand that debt, hence this book. About the Book Red River Women began as an outgrowth of my research for Black Land, Red River: The Pictorial History of Grayson County, Texas (Donning Publications, 1993). I was amazed at the many fascinating women who really stood out in this county's history; for some reason, Sherman and Grayson County have attracted a disproportionate number of achievers and rebels.

About the Book Red River Women began as an outgrowth of my research for Black Land, Red River: The Pictorial History of Grayson County, Texas (Donning Publications, 1993). I was amazed at the many fascinating women who really stood out in this county's history; for some reason, Sherman and Grayson County have attracted a disproportionate number of achievers and rebels. So I dug deeper, widened my search outside the county, and had more fun than should be legal in piecing together the stories of these eight Red River women.

And how much of a role did Holland's regular absences on business and Indian affairs play in their marital discord? Page 14 Death of Holland Coffee While Holland was at Comanche Peak with Butler, Sophia was at home entertaining fourteen-year-old Eugenia Coffee from Mississippi, the daughter of Holland's brother George Washington Coffee. The girl soon met Charles Ashton Galloway, a merchant from Fort Washita (near modern Durant, Oklahoma), and they married on May 13, 1846. " The true origin of the quarrel between Holland and Charles Galloway has been lost over time.

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