Soldiers in Petticoats: —Appalachian Educators— Sophia Sawyer, Emily Prudden, Martha Berry by [Reed, Betty Jamerson]
Available on, this biography of Sophia Sawyer, who taught Cherokee students: Emily Prudden, who built 15 schools for underprivileged black and white students; and Martha Berry, who founded schools for near-destitute mountain children, reveals their commitment to Christian principles as they shared life-altering experiences with their pupils. The book can be purchased in hardback, paperback, or as a Kindle e-book.
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  • Also available from WestBow Press, Barnes and Noble, or can be ordered through your local independent bookstore.

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