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Little Britches : father and I were ranchers

Author: Ralph Moody
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [1991], ©1950.
Series: Little Britches.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ralph Moody was eight years old in 1906 when his family moved to a Colorado ranch. Through his eyes we experience the pleasures and perils of ranching there at the dawn of the century. Auctions and roundups, family picnics, irrigation wars, tornadoes, and windstorms provide authentic color. So do adventures, wonderfully told, that prepare Ralph to take his father's place. The first volume of Moody's little Britches  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Young adult nonfiction
Autobiographies
Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Ralph Moody; Ralph Moody; Moody family.; Moody family.; Ralph Moody
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ralph Moody
ISBN: 0803281781 9780803281783
OCLC Number: 23766491
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : Norton, ©1950.
"A Bison book."
Target Audience: 1090
Description: 260 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Little Britches.
Responsibility: by Ralph Moody ; illustrated by Edward Shenton.
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Ralph Moody was eight years old in 1906 when his family moved from New Hampshire to a Colorado ranch. Through his eyes, this title lets us experience the pleasures and perils of ranching there early  Read more...

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"The story of the Moody family is told without embellishment in a simple, straight-forward style. It is especially suited for reading aloud as a family. The difficulties Ralph faces, the mishaps and Read more...

 
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