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WRPR 156: Good Guys & Gals? Quaker Imagery in Fiction (HC) Fall 2019

This guide is for the 2019 Fall semester course "Good Guys & Gals?" with Professor Emma Lapsansky and reflects bibliographic instruction with librarian Mary Crauderueff

Examples of fiction with Quaker characters


General Resources

Quaker Reference Sources

Finding Scholarly Studies in Books

Use the Tripod catalog to look for relevant books owned by Haverford, Bryn Mawr, and Swarthmore.

The following subject searches are a sampling of possibilities. To find materials on a topic, try doing a title search in the Tripod Catalog to find some relevant material and then use the subject headings assigned to those titles to find more books.

               quaker*  AND  mystic*  AND  history  [Keyword]

(quaker* OR "society of friends") AND women [Subject ] AND (preach* OR witness* OR clergy) [Keyword]

(environment* OR ecolog* OR nature) AND (quaker* OR "society of friends"[Subject]

Additional Reference Sources

Quaker Studies [Subject Guide]