skip to content
High, wide and lonesome. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

High, wide and lonesome.

Author: Hal Borland
Publisher: Philadelphia : Lippincott, [1956]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
Summary:
The story of the author's boyhood on the plains of eastern Colorado where his family homesteaded in 1909 when he was nine years old. There were few neighbors and many chores but Hal found much to interest him in the birds, the animals, and the changing seasons. It was a hard life for the family in that dry, short-grass region, but they persisted until they gained their own land.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Autobiographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Borland, Hal, 1900-1978.
High, wide and lonesome.
Philadelphia, Lippincott [1956]
(OCoLC)643987967
Named Person: Hal Borland; Hal Borland; Hal Borland
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hal Borland
OCLC Number: 1362560
Description: 251 pages ; 21 cm

Abstract:

The story of the author's boyhood on the plains of eastern Colorado where his family homesteaded in 1909 when he was nine years old. There were few neighbors and many chores but Hal found much to interest him in the birds, the animals, and the changing seasons. It was a hard life for the family in that dry, short-grass region, but they persisted until they gained their own land.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1362560> # High, wide and lonesome.
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "1362560" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/pau> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2266121#Place/philadelphia> ; # Philadelphia
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1034543> ; # Naturalists
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2266121#Place/colorado> ; # Colorado
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2266121#Topic/authors_american_20th_century> ; # Authors, American--20th century
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1353235> ; # Homes
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2266121#Person/borland_hal_1900_1978> ; # Hal Borland
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008121281> ; # Frontier and pioneer life--Colorado
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2266121#Topic/naturalists_united_states> ; # Naturalists--United States
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210251> ; # Colorado.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/818.5/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/821764> ; # Authors, American
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/975769> ; # Intellectual life
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2266121#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/14880660> ; # Hal Borland
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/935370> ; # Frontier and pioneer life
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1007815> ; # Manners and customs
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2266121#Person/borland_hal_1900_1978> ; # Hal Borland
    schema:bookEdition "[1st ed.]." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:datePublished "1956" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2266121> ;
    schema:genre "Biographies"@en ;
    schema:genre "Autobiographies"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/643987967> ;
    schema:name "High, wide and lonesome."@en ;
    schema:productID "1362560" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1362560#PublicationEvent/philadelphia_lippincott_1956> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2266121#Agent/lippincott> ; # Lippincott
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1362560> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2266121#Person/borland_hal_1900_1978> # Hal Borland
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1900" ;
    schema:deathDate "1978" ;
    schema:deathDate "1978," ;
    schema:familyName "Borland" ;
    schema:givenName "Hal" ;
    schema:name "Hal Borland" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008121281> # Frontier and pioneer life--Colorado
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Frontier and pioneer life--Colorado"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1007815> # Manners and customs
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Manners and customs"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1034543> # Naturalists
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Naturalists"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210251> # Colorado.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Colorado." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1353235> # Homes
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Homes"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/821764> # Authors, American
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Authors, American"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/935370> # Frontier and pioneer life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Frontier and pioneer life"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/975769> # Intellectual life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Intellectual life"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/14880660> # Hal Borland
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1900" ;
    schema:deathDate "1978" ;
    schema:familyName "Borland" ;
    schema:givenName "Hal" ;
    schema:name "Hal Borland" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/643987967>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "High, wide and lonesome." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1362560> ; # High, wide and lonesome.
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.