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Prairie fires : the American dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder / Caroline Fraser.

Fraser, Caroline, (author.).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Series Information

Thorndike Press large print biographies and memoirs.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza LP BIO WILDER laura ingalls (Text) 840191002519918 Auburn Plaza - New Large Print Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [20836] ISLM PS3545.I342 Z6455 2018 (Text) 00000106549074 Talking Books Large Type Checked out 09/27/2068
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [20836] ISLM PS3545.I342 Z6455 2018 (Text) 00000106549082 Talking Books Large Type Checked out 11/30/2068
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library NEW LP 809 FRA (Text) 70743000163817 Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 12/19/2018
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello LP 809 WILDER (Text) 37743002272104 Adult Large Print Nonfiction Checked out 12/26/2018
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 813.52 FRAS (Text) 39231033465713 Ratcliffe-Carnegie Reading Room Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432851132
  • ISBN: 1432851136
  • Physical Description: 909 pages (large print) : map ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2018.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 723-895).
Summary, etc.:
Millions of devoted reads believe they know Laura Ingalls - the pioneer girl who survived blizzards and near-starvation on the Great Plains and went on to write the famous autobiographical books. But the full saga of her life has never been told. Now Caroline Fraser, editor of the Library of America's Little House series, masterfully fills in the gaps. For all the hardships Wilder's books describe, her life was harder and grittier. With fresh insights and new discoveries, Prairie Fires reveals the complex woman whose classic stories grip us to this day. from book
Subject: Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957.
Authors, American > 20th century > Biography.
Women pioneers > United States > Biography.
Frontier and pioneer life > United States.
Large type books.
Genre: Biographies.

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