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Checkered Years: Bonanza Farm Diary, 1884-88

$ 26.95


"Mary Dodge Woodward's personal record of her life on a Dakota Territory 'bonanza farm' adds new detail and texture to the histories of both women and the West. . . . [She] wrote about what she saw: The epic procession of reapers and threshing crews, the wildflowers and birds, the stupendous mirages that could make the wintry prairie an optical wonderland." -- Elizabeth Jameson, from the Introduction 


  • By: Mary Dodge Woodward, Introduction by Elizabeth Jameson
  • Format: Paper, 302 pp., illus.
  • Publisher: MNHS Press
  • Product ##: 9780873512374

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