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The Resource The world of Laura Ingalls Wilder : the frontier landscapes that inspired the Little House books, by Marta McDowell

The world of Laura Ingalls Wilder : the frontier landscapes that inspired the Little House books, by Marta McDowell

Label
The world of Laura Ingalls Wilder : the frontier landscapes that inspired the Little House books
Title
The world of Laura Ingalls Wilder
Title remainder
the frontier landscapes that inspired the Little House books
Statement of responsibility
by Marta McDowell
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This lushly illustrated book from bestselling author Marta McDowell examines Laura Ingalls Wilder's relationship to the landscape and illuminates how it inspired the beloved Little House Books" --
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McDowell, Marta
Dewey number
813/.52
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilder, Laura Ingalls
  • Wilder, Laura Ingalls
  • Wilder, Laura Ingalls
  • Authors, American
  • Women pioneers
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Family farms
  • Gardening
  • Gardens in literature
  • Nature in literature
  • Wilder, Laura Ingalls
  • Authors, American
  • Botany
  • Family farms
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Gardening
  • Gardens in literature
  • Homes
  • Nature in literature
  • Women pioneers
  • United States
Label
The world of Laura Ingalls Wilder : the frontier landscapes that inspired the Little House books, by Marta McDowell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Prologue -- A Life on the Land -- Clearing the Land: The Wisconsin Woods -- Preparing the Soil: A New York Farm -- Harrowing: The Prairie of Kansas, Indian Territory -- Making a Better Garden: Creekside in Minnesota and Iowa -- Ripening: The Dakota Prairie -- Reaping: Settled Farm and Settled Town -- Threshing: From Great Plains to Ozark Ridges -- Saving Seed: Rocky Ridge Farm -- Putting Food By: The Rock House and the Farmhouse -- Wilder Gardens -- Visiting Wilder Gardens -- Growing a Wilder Garden -- Source Abbreviations -- Plants for a Wilder Garden -- Recommended Reading
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-375) and index
Control code
ocn967202670
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
396 pages
Isbn
9781604697278
Lccn
2016057864
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)967202670
Label
The world of Laura Ingalls Wilder : the frontier landscapes that inspired the Little House books, by Marta McDowell
Publication
Note
"Prologue -- A Life on the Land -- Clearing the Land: The Wisconsin Woods -- Preparing the Soil: A New York Farm -- Harrowing: The Prairie of Kansas, Indian Territory -- Making a Better Garden: Creekside in Minnesota and Iowa -- Ripening: The Dakota Prairie -- Reaping: Settled Farm and Settled Town -- Threshing: From Great Plains to Ozark Ridges -- Saving Seed: Rocky Ridge Farm -- Putting Food By: The Rock House and the Farmhouse -- Wilder Gardens -- Visiting Wilder Gardens -- Growing a Wilder Garden -- Source Abbreviations -- Plants for a Wilder Garden -- Recommended Reading
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-375) and index
Control code
ocn967202670
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
396 pages
Isbn
9781604697278
Lccn
2016057864
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)967202670

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