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The long winter

Author: Laura Ingalls Wilder; Helen Sewell; Mildred Boyle
Publisher: New York ; London : Harper, ©1940.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A severe blizzard isolates the Dakota town in which Laura and Mary live. A desperate need for food sends Almanzo and another boy on a dangerous trip across the prairie. In May the snow melted and brought the Ingalls' Christmas barrel and the gayest celebration ever.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Ingalls Wilder; Helen Sewell; Mildred Boyle
OCLC Number: 236941
Performer(s): Williams, Garth.
Awards: Newbery Honor Book, 1941.
Description: vii, [3], 325 pages, [1] leaf of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
Contents: Make Hay While the Sun Shines 1 --
An Errand to Town 15 --
Fall of the Year 27 --
October Blizzard 37 --
After the Storm 45 --
Indian Summer 54 --
Indian Warning 59 --
Settled in Town 66 --
Cap Garland 75 --
Three Days' Blizzard 96 --
Pa Goes to Volga 105 --
Alone 116 --
We'll Weather the Blast 124 --
One Bright Day 131 --
No Trains 139 --
Fair Weather 149 --
Seed Wheat 161 --
Merry Christmas 168 --
Where There's a Will 188 --
Antelope! 199 --
The Hard Winter 212 --
Cold and Dark 225 --
The Wheat in the Wall 242 --
Not Really Hungry 252 --
Free and Independent 255 --
Breathing Spell 260 --
For Daily Bread 264 --
Four Days' Blizzard 285 --
The Last Mile 294 --
It Can't Beat Us 308 --
Waiting for the Train 313 --
The Christmas Barrel 322 --
Christmas in May 326.
Responsibility: by Laura Ingalls Wilder ; with pictures by Helen Sewell and Mildred Boyle.

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A severe blizzard isolates the Dakota town in which Laura and Mary live. A desperate need for food sends Almanzo and another boy on a dangerous trip across the prairie. In May the snow melted and brought the Ingalls' Christmas barrel and the gayest celebration ever.

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