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Life in prairie land

Eliza W. Farnham

Life in prairie land

by Eliza W. Farnham

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Published by Harper & Bros. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Illinois
    • Subjects:
    • Illinois -- Description and travel.,
    • Illinois -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Eliza W. Farnham.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF545 .F23
      The Physical Object
      Pagination408 p. ;
      Number of Pages408
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6938139M
      LC Control Number04007009
      OCLC/WorldCa485763

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        Only Indians lived there,” in her work “Little House on the Prairie.” Librarians, publishers and booksellers, Diaz said, “need to stop talking about diversity and start decolonizing. These early settlers soon discovered that prairie land, although requiring some adjustments, was some of the richest land to be found anywhere in the world. Moreover, by the late s, most of the state had been settled and the isolation and loneliness associated with pioneer living had quickly vanished.

      Chronologically The Prairie is the fifth and final installment of the Leatherstocking Tales, though it was published before The Pathfinder () and The Deerslayer (). It depicts Natty in the final year of his life still proving helpful to people in distress on the American : James Fenimore Cooper. Life on the Prairie. The homesteaders faced many challenges. Everything about the prairie was extreme. The land was flat and treeless and the sky seemed to go on forever. On a tall-grass prairie, the grass sometimes grew to be more than 6 feet tall. It is said that riders on horseback could pick wildflowers without dismounting.


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O Pioneers. quizzes about important details and events in every section of the book. "the great fact" of prairie life, she writes in the first chapter, "was the land itself." She imbues the prairie with a vast inescapability and an undeniable power over those who attempt to exert their will upon it; the land itself is what matters, not the.

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