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By the shores of Silver Lake / Laura Ingalls Wilder ; illustrated by Garth Williams.

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  • ISBN: 9780062484079
  • ISBN: 0062484079
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (viii, 290 pages) : illustrations.
  • Edition: Newly illustrated, uniform ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper & Bros., 1953.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Unexpected Visitor -- Grown Up -- Riding in the Cars -- End of the Rails -- Railroad Camp -- The Black Ponies -- The West Begins -- Silver Lake -- Horse Thieves -- The Wonderful Afternoon -- Payday -- Wings Over Silver Lake -- Breaking Camp -- The Surveyors' House -- The Last Man Out -- Winter Days -- Wolves on Silver Lake -- Pa Finds the Homestead -- Christmas Eve -- The Night Before Christmas -- Merry Christmas -- Happy Winter Days -- On the Pilgrim Way -- The Spring Rush -- Pa's Bet -- The Building Boom -- Living in Town -- Moving Day -- The Shanty on the Claim -- Where Violets Grow -- Mosquitoes -- Evening Shadows Fall.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Restrictions unspecified
Summary, etc.:
Ma and the girls follow Pa west by train where they make their home at a rough railroad camp and plan for their own homestead.
Target Audience Note:
820 Lexile.
Reproduction Note:
Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011.
System Details Note:
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Action Note:
digitized 2011 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve
Awards Note:
Newbery Honor Book, 1940.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957 > Juvenile fiction.
Frontier and pioneer life > Juvenile fiction.
Families > Juvenile fiction.
Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957 > Fiction.
Frontier and pioneer life > Fiction.
Family life > Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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