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2 edition of Prairie windwagon. found in the catalog.

Prairie windwagon.

Vera Julia Prout

Prairie windwagon.

by Vera Julia Prout

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Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementIllustrated by Gerald McCann.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.P945 Pr
The Physical Object
Pagination178 p.
Number of Pages178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6248494M
LC Control Number58009727
OCLC/WorldCa1866899

Old West saloon fare "In , a Chicago restauranteur was still able to offer wild boar's steak, boned wild turkey, patties of quail, aged bear's paws in burgundy sauce, ragout de coon, and squirrel pie.   For Prairie Wind, Young returns to familiar ground, the country-rock sound of Seventies discs such as Harvest and Comes a Time. It’s his simplest music in a while, but it’s effective.

  Still, Prairie Wind is best when Young indulges personal reminiscences, as on "Far From Home", which starts with a fond memory: "When I was a growing boy /   “The wind was rising and wildly screaming.” Like this day described in Chapter 22 in Little House on the Prairie, my day, too, began with ended, as that day did, with fire. I live on the high plains of western Kansas where it seldom rains.

A gusty tall tale told with a yarn spinner's twang about the first and last voyage of a magnificent land ship out of Westport, Missouri and into legend. Windwagon Jones saw no reason to waste the steady prairie wind which he saw as a natural fuel. He rigged out his wagon bed like a ship with a sail and used the tongue for a tiller. He cruised into town to the sound of laughter, but this was. 22 May - If you have #selfpublished an #ebook or #book then share it with everyone here:) Or why not recommend one!. See more ideas about Books, Self publishing and Book publishingK pins.


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Wind Wagons Along the westward-moving frontier, innovation and invention were requirements for survival and the early American settler was indeed a resourceful individual. It is not surprising that in the latter half of the 19th century ways were sought and found to utilize the energy provided by that great natural resource of the prairie—the.

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Consider using a Venn diagram. Discuss why similarities and differences might exist. Investigate more about Windwagon Smith. The story may be based on an incident involving Thomas Smith who did build a Prairie windwagon.

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All in all, a worthwhile read.4/5(1). About this Item: Cheltenham Press, good+ stapled soft cover / ex library with usual markings, stamps, and date page and pocket scar in back / front and back hinges have been tape repaired / wear to edges, corner and spine tips / few creases on covers / corner tips on covers and some pages bent and worn / slight sticky area on lower spine areas front and back / names in front / few.

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