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On good land : the autobiography of an urban farm

Author: Michael Ableman; Cynthia Wisehart
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the life of the one-hundred-year-old Fairview Gardens, a thriving farm in the heart of suburban Santa Barbara.
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Named Person: Michael Ableman; Michael Ableman
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Ableman; Cynthia Wisehart
ISBN: 0811819213 9780811819213
OCLC Number: 37437523
Description: 144 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by Michael Ableman ; foreword by Alice Waters ; edited by Cynthia Wisehart.
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Features the trials, tribulations and triumphs of Michael Ableman and his farm, Fairview Gardens, a small but successful organic oasis set in the middle of suburban Santa Barbara in California.  Read more...

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