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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (2): 205–223.
Published: 01 April 2020
... and on the Great Plains. Successful apple growing in this relatively small, ecologically and economically distinct region faced many geo-specific obstacles. Although the Black Hills provided shelter from winter winds, moderated temperatures, and provided enough water—at least compared to the surrounding northern...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (2): 300–301.
Published: 01 April 2007
...Betsy Mendelsohn The Great Gypsy Moth War: A History of the First Campaign in Massachusetts to Eradicate the Gypsy Moth, 1890–1901 . Robert J. Spear . Copyright 2007 Agricultural History Society 2007 Agricultural History Spring the most important ways that indigenous people crafted...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (4): 533–534.
Published: 01 October 2009
... © 2009 Agricultural History Society 2009 Remembering the Great Depression in the Rural South . Kenneth J. Bindas . ...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (4): 552–553.
Published: 01 October 2009
...Julie Courtwright Kansas in the Great Depression: Work Relief, the Dole, and Rehabilitation . Peter Fearon . © 2009 Agricultural History Society 2009 AgriculturHalistory Fall residentsl'ettersw, hichassertedan agencywithinthe processnot always acknowledgedbystateand...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (4): 556–557.
Published: 01 October 2010
...June Hopkins Great Depression: People and Perspectives . Hamilton Cravens . © 2010 Agricultural History Society 2010 Agricultural History Fall In thisclearly written and superbly illustrated book, Robert Sauder exam ineswhat happened when theDawes Act intertwinedwith thework...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (2): 383–384.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Luis H. Moreno They Should Stay There: The Story of Mexican Migration and Repatriation during the Great Depression . By Fernando Saúl Alanís Enciso . Translated by Russ Davidson. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2017 . 272 pp., $29.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-1-4696...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (4): 713–715.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Simon Partner A Time of Crisis: Japan, the Great Depression, and Rural Revitalization . Kerry Smith . Copyright 2002 Agricultural History Society 2002 Book Reviews/ 713 In the dance halls, Mexican Americans found even more public space for expression. Mexican American bands...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (2): 147–174.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Warren Elofson Abstract This paper compares the levels of violence and law breaking on the cattle frontiers of the northern Great Plains of North America and the Northern Territory of Australia during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. It argues that various conditions peculiar...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (3): 441–442.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Geoff Cunfer The Big Empty: The Great Plains in the Twentieth Century . By R. Douglas Hurt . Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2011 . 344 pp., $29.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-8165-2972-8 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2014 2014 2014 Book Reviews Wells-Furby s...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (4): 619–620.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Anne Effland Fighting Foreclosure: The Blaisdell Case, the Contract Clause, and the Great Depression . By John A. Fliter and Derek S. Hoff . Lawrence : University Press of Kansas , 2012 . 232 pp., $19.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-7006-1872-9 . © the Agricultural History society...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (3): 549–551.
Published: 01 July 2021
...Amanda Brickell Bellows The American Steppes: The Unexpected Russian Roots of Great Plains Agriculture, 1870s–1930s . By David Moon . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2020 . 352 pp., $120.00 , hardback, ISBN 9781107103603. © 2021 Agricultural History Society 2021 Book...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (1): 133–135.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Joseph Cullon The Great Meadow: Farmers and the Land in Colonial Concord . Brian Donahue . Copyright 2007 Agricultural History Society 2007 2007 BookReviews The Great Meadow: Farmersand the Land in Colonial Concord. By Brian Donahue. New Haven: Yale UniversityPress, 2004. 344 pp...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (1): 50–71.
Published: 01 January 2011
... employer, the Sheidley Cattle Company, grazed thousands of cattle in western Dakota Territory, many of them on Sioux Indian land. Indeed, the company owed a great deal of its success to illegal grazing on the Great Sioux Reservation. Opportunists such as Lemmon supported Indian reservations because...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (3): 431–432.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Jennifer Seltz Alaska's Place in the West: From the Last Frontier to the Last Great Wilderness . By Roxanne Willis . Lawrence : University Press of Kansas , 2010 . 200 pp., $34.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-7006-1748-7 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2011 2011 2011 Book...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (4): 540–559.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Geoff Cunfer Abstract In 1936–1937 the US Soil Conservation Service conducted a reconnaissance survey of the Dust Bowl, the area of worst wind erosion on the southern Great Plains. Providing farm-level detail and covering twenty-six counties in five states—some twenty-seven million acres or forty...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (1): 109–111.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Sarah T. Phillips Transplanting the Great Society: Lyndon Johnson and Food for Peace . By Kristin L. Ahlberg . Columbia : University of Missouri Press , 2008 . 280 pp., $42.50 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-8262-1819-3 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2012 2012 2012 Book Reviews...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (2): 106–108.
Published: 01 April 2012
... Carlos III de Madrid The Great American Mission: Modernization and the Construction of an American World Order. By David Ekbladh. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2009. 408 pp., $24.95, ISBN 978-0-691-15245-5. The Hungry World: America s Cold War Battle against Poverty in Asia. By Nick Cullather...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (2): 113–115.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Eric Steiger The Fall and Rise of the Wetlands of California's Great Central Valley . By Philip Garone . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2011 . 448 pp., $39.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-520-26663-6 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2012 2012 2012 Book Reviews...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (2): 268–269.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Elizabeth Dodd Prairie Fire: A Great Plains History . By Julie Courtwright . Lawrence : University Press of Kansas , 2011 . 288 pp., $29.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-7006-1794-4 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2013 2013 Agricultural History Spring effectively arguing...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (4): 462–477.
Published: 01 October 2005
...Warren Elofson Abstract Many of the men who headed west to establish the open range ranching system on the northern Great Plains in the late nineteenth century failed to grasp the enormous challenge that faced them. Attempting to produce quality live-stock for local and eastern markets, they found...