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A son of the middle border

Author: Hamlin Garland
Publisher: St. Paul, MN : Borealis Books, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the self-written account of the growth and the struggle to succeed of Hamlin Garland, a man who has won for himself an honorable place in American literature.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Electronic books
Named Person: Hamlin Garland; Hamlin Garland
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Hamlin Garland
ISBN: 087351565X 9780873515658
OCLC Number: 71322157
Description: xvii, 363 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Machine derived contents note: Contents --
Introduction --
Note on the Text --
1. Home from the War --
2. The McClintocks --
3. The Home in the Coulee --
4. Father Sells the Farm --
5. The Last Threshing in the Coulee --
6. David and his Violin --
7. Winnesheik "Woods and Prairie Lands" --
8. We Move Again --
9. Our First Winter on the Prairie --
10. The Homestead on the Knoll --
11. School Life --
12. Chores and Almanacs --
13. Boy Life on the Prairie --
14. Wheat and the Harvest --
15. Harriet Goes Away --
16. We Move to Town --
17. A Taste of Village Life --
18. Back to the Farm --
19. End of School Days --
20. The Land of the Dakotas --
21. The Grasshopper and the Ant --
22. We Discover New England --
23. Coasting Down Mt. Washington --
24. Tramping, New York, Washington, and Chicago --
25. The Land of the Straddle-Bug --
26. On to Boston --
27. Enter a Friend --
28. A Visit to the West --
29. I Join the Anti-Poverty Brigade --
30. My Mother is Stricken --
31. Main Travelled Roads --
32. The Spirit of Revolt --
33. The End of the Sunset Trail --
34. We Go to California --
35. The Homestead in the Valley.
Responsibility: Hamlin Garland ; with an introduction by Keith Newlin.
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This is the self-written account of the growth and the struggle to succeed of Hamlin Garland, a man who has won for himself an honorable place in American literature.

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