The Great Plains

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Ginn and company, 1931 - History - 525 pages
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Examines the causes and effects of development of the Great Plains in terms of the land, climate, barbed wire, dry farming, wells and windmills, and native animal life.

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User Review  - Mathew Powers - Goodreads

This is a tough book to grade. Obviously, the test of time has proven to dispel many of the romantic myths, as well as show the book for its racism, misogyny, and allusions of grander when it comes to ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kathy - Goodreads

Wallace Stegner suggested that this book was the quintessential encyclopedia of Western history. It was written in the early part of the 20th century and was hard to find and get, yet it reads vital ... Read full review


I The Physical Basis of the Great Plains Environment
The Plains Indians
The Spanish Approach to the Great Plains

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