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History of North Dakota

Author: Elwyn B Robinson; Jack Brodie
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 1966.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces the state's history from the formation of the land itself to the mid-1960's.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Robinson, Elwyn B.
History of North Dakota.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 1966
(OCoLC)614428613
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elwyn B Robinson; Jack Brodie
ISBN: 080328909X 9780803289093
OCLC Number: 190890
Notes: Map on lining papers.
Includes index.
Description: xi, 599 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The grassland setting --
Indians of the plains and prairies --
A struggle for the indian trade --
Indian, métis, and white in the red river valley --
The upper missouri country --
The beginnings of settlement --
The great dakota boom --
Pioneer life --
The opening of the missouri plateau --
The making of a state --
The depression nineties --
The second boom --
The progressive movement --
The life of the mind and spirit --
The great socialist experiment --
A socialistic state in the first world war --
The twenties: beginnings of readjustment --
The thirties: drought and depression --
The impact of the second world war --
Revolutionary change in the postwar years --
Cultural growth and adaptation: education, research, writing, and medicine, 1920-1960 --
Cultural growth and adaptation: the arts, libraries, newspapers, and churches, 1920-1960 --
The character of a people
Responsibility: by Elwyn B. Robinson ; line drawings by Jack Brodie.

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Traces the state's history from the formation of the land itself to the mid-1960's.

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