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Homesteading

settling America"s heartland

by Dorothy Hinshaw Patent

  • 367 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Walker in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.),
    • West (U.S.) -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.,
    • West (U.S.) -- Social life and customs.

    • About the Edition

      Chronicles the activities of the homesteaders who settled the vast American prairies during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementDorothy Hinshaw Patent ; photographs by William Muñoz.
      ContributionsMuñoz, William, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF596 .P38 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination32 p. :
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL352932M
      ISBN 100802786650, 0802786642
      LC Control Number98012463

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