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A Wilder world : Laura Ingalls Wilder and the landscapes of the American frontier.

McDowell, Marta, (author.).
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  • ISBN: 9781604698336 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1604698330 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: [United States]: Timber Press, 2017.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

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A must-read companion to the Little House books Laura Ingalls Wilder's beloved Little House series is a classic coming-of-age story based on Wilder's own family and the pioneer spirit of the time. Deeply rooted in the natural world, Wilder describes the plants, animals, and landscapes in such detail, they are practically their own characters. The World of Laura Ingalls Wilder, by New York Times bestselling author Marta McDowell, explores Wilder's deep relationship with the landscape. Follow the Wilder's wagon trail starting in the Wisconsin setting of Little House in the Big Woods, through the Dakotas, and finally to Missouri. You'll learn details about Wilder's life and inspirations, discover how to visit the real places today, and even learn to grow the plants and vegetables featured in the series. The World of Laura Ingalls Wilder is a must-have treasure celebrating the American landscape through Laura Ingalls Wilder's beautiful and wild life with original illustrations by Helen Sewell and Garth Williams and lush historical and contemporary photographs.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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.
Electronic books.

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