Her Best Shot: Women and Guns in America

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UNC Press Books, 2006 - Social Science - 287 pages
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The gun-toting woman holds enormous symbolic significance in American culture. For over two centuries, women who pick up guns have interrupted the popular association of guns and masculinity, spurring debates about women's capabilities for violence as wel

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User Review  - sojourner8 - LibraryThing

I picked up Laura Browder's book at my library on a whim. I'm not a proponent of guns yet the premise of her book intrigued me - as did the included photographs. Browder's writing is lean without ... Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Laura Browder is associate professor of English at Virginia Commonwealth University.

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