Homesteaders Hopes

Author: Larry Opseth
ISBN: 9781521118825
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Many of my family and friends will recognize some of the people, places, and stories in this novel even though I have changed the names and places to protect their privacy.

Women Of The Frontier

Author: Brandon Marie Miller
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 161374000X
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As white settlers gobbled up the lands of Native Americans and people of Spanish descent, the clash of cultures brought pain to many including Rachel Plummer and Cynthia Ann Parker, and spearheaded the work of Susette la Flesche and Sarah ...

Encyclopedia Of The Great Plains

Author: David J. Wishart
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803247871
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The film must finally be judged on its ability to move us, to make us feel the hope
and despair of the homesteader and farmer in the Great Plains, in this case, the
prairie of Saskatchewan. That opening night audience in Swift Current ... of
Bagdad (1924), and The Black Pirate (1926). After the box office failure of his first
talkie, The Taming of the Shrew (1929), costarring Mary Pickford, his career
trajectory faltered, and he retired from the screen after making The Private Life of
Don Juan ...

Red River Valley Historical Review

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Land of the Coyote is the factual account of the Beine family who leave the
security of Omaha to settle on a homestead in South Dakota in 1907. (The name
of the book is derived from the state ... wild horse tamer. George's adventures
were numerous. Getting lost in a prairie blizzard, hearing ghosts in the bunk
house, and taming wild horses were only ... on a South Dakota homestead in the
early 1900's. Hyla Hope Harder Tulsa, Oklahoma the Army was making
considerable progress.

Congressional Record

Author: United States. Congress
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“I guess it's just this prairie country,” Ed says. “Once you get used to it, no other
kind looks good to you.” Ed's land is part of the ... Before the Kentuckians
undertook to crop farm it, others had tried to tame this wild, intractable country,
and had retreated, licking their wounds. Cattle barons and homesteaders came
hopefully, but were driven out. ... As Ed's train pulled out, he saw his hopes for his
homestead vanish with it. Ed himself felt that in going to Greensburg he was, after
long exile, ...

Free Land

Author: Rose Wilder Lane
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803279148
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" Like the Beatons of this novel, Rose Wilder Lane's parents homesteaded in Dakota.

Young Spirits

Author: Larry Opseth
ISBN: 9781521316511
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What do two frontier kids do when the Confederate Army steals their Pa while they are out fishing?

Little House On The Prairie

Author: Laura Ingalls Wilder
Publisher: Egmont Books (UK)
ISBN: 9781405264143
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Beautifully bound in this gift book edition from the Egmont Heritage range, Little House is now even more of a book to be cherished and shared.

Literature And Its Times Growth Of Empires To The Great Depression 1890 1930s

Author: Joyce Moss
Publisher: Gale Cengage
ISBN: 9780787606091
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Helpful and able-bodied Carl Linstrum — Alexandra's neighbor — assists
Alexandra with her brother and accompanies them back to their homestead from
town — a long wagon ride out into the barren prairie. Alexandra is deeply ...
brought his family to the Nebraska Divide eleven years earlier, choosing a spot
that overlooked Norway Creek to stake his claim under the Homestead Act. A
Swedish immigrant, John hoped to make a better life for his family. Though the
land was wild and ...

Homegrown And Handmade

Author: Deborah Niemann
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 9780865718463
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A modern approach to homesteading--no farm required A modern approach to homesteading - no farm required this book, read it and then go do something.