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Ghost dances : proving up on the Great Plains

Author: Josh Garrett-Davis
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Growing up in South Dakota, Josh Garrett-Davis always knew he would leave. But as a young adult, he kept going back-in dreams and reality and by way of books. With this beautifully written narrative about a seemingly empty but actually rich and complex place, he has reclaimed his childhood, his unusual family-and the Great Plains. Among the subjects and people who bring his Plains to life are the destruction and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Josh Garrett-Davis
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Josh Garrett-Davis
ISBN: 9780316199841 0316199842
OCLC Number: 756586079
Description: vii, 327 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Josh Garrett-Davis.
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With "Ghost Dances," Josh Garrett-Davis bursts on the literary scene like a fresh, punk-voiced Wallace Stegner, weaving the story of his own coming of age into the tangled history of the Great Read more...

 
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