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

McDowell, Marta, (author.).

Available copies

  • 8 of 27 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

2 current holds with 27 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch B WILDER MCD (Text) 34207002105964 Adult Non-Fiction Biographies Checked out 10/31/2017
Butler PL - Butler 921 WILDER (Text) 73174005033866 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville 92 WIL (Text) 76895000268823 1st Floor New Books Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville B Wil (Text) 32604000204779 DCTPLD AD New Books Checked out 10/29/2017
Eckhart PL - Temporary Location 813.52 McDO (Text) 840191002455232 Auburn Plaza - New Adult Nonfiction In process -
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown 813.52 MCDO (Text) 39213000822134 New Adult Nonfiction Checked out 10/19/2017
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch BIOGRAPHY WILDER, LAURA.INGALLS (Text) 37516002032559 Adult New Book Shelf Available -
Kirklin PL - Kirklin 813.52 McD (Text) 34123000206771 Adult Non-Fiction, 2nd Floor Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library LEASED 813.52 McD (Text) 30477101107344 Adult: New Reshelving -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 813.52 MCDO (Text) 34330513152661 Adult - New Books Checked out 11/02/2017
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781604697278
  • ISBN: 160469727X
  • Physical Description: 396 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Portland, Oregon : Timber Press, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-357) and index.
Formatted Contents 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.
Summary, etc.: "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" -- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957 > Homes and haunts.
Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957. Little house books.
Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957 > Knowledge > Botany.
Authors, American > 20th century > Biography.
Women pioneers > United States > Biography.
Frontier and pioneer life > United States.
Family farms > United States.
Gardening > United States.
Gardens in literature.
Nature in literature.

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