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Plains folk

by James F. Hoy

  • 159 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Plains,
  • Great Plains.
    • Subjects:
    • Farm life -- Great Plains.,
    • Folklore -- Great Plains.,
    • Great Plains -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      Statementby Jim Hoy and Tom Isern ; drawings by Don Johnson.
      ContributionsIsern, Thomas D. 1952-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF595.2 .H68 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2376743M
      ISBN 100806120649, 0806122722
      LC Control Number87005082

      The Great Plains Songbook Compiled by Tom Isern. Doing concerts and lectures across the country I get a lot of requests for the words to this song or that. Sometimes the request comes from someone who has been reminded of a song from youth; sometimes it comes from a singer who wants to learn the song. Either way, this collection of web pages. Plains Folk is a compilation of ninety-six human- interest essays written for a syndicated column published in newspapers from Texas to North Dakota. The reprinted columns deal with tidbits of history, folklore, agriculture, and humor from the plains region. The columns are brief and without documentation, as one would expect from a newspaper column.

      Book: All Authors / Contributors: Lorraine Johnson-Coleman. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: 'Original tales of living, loving, longing, and learning as told by a perfectly ordinary, quite commonly sensible, and absolutely awe-inspiting, colored woman." Description. Rising from the Plains is John McPhee's third book on geology and geologists. Following Basin and Range and In Suspect Terrain, it continues to present a cross section of North America along the fortieth parallel&#;a series gathering under the overall title Annals of.

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Print book: English: 1st edView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Great Plains -- Social life and customs.

Farm life -- Great Plains. Folklore -- Great Plains. View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items. Jim Hoy, Professor of English and Director of the Center for Great Plains Studies at Emporia State University, writes about Flint Hills history and is the coauthor, with Tom lsern, of Plains Folk: A Commonplace of the Great Plains and Plains Folk II: The Romance of the Landscape, both published by the University of Oklahoma Press.

Tom Isern, Professor of History at North Dakota Author: Jim Hoy. Plainsong is a bestselling novel by Kent Haruf. Set in the fictional town of Holt, Colorado, it tells the interlocking stories of some of the inhabitants. The title comes from a type of unadorned music sung in Christian churches, and is a reference to both the Great Plains setting and the simple style of the writing.

The novel was adapted in into a Hallmark Hall of Fame TV movie on CBS. First published inFrank Lawrence Owsley’s Plain Folk of the Old South refuted the popular myth that the antebellum South contained only three classes—planters, poor whites, and slaves.

Owsley draws on a wide range of source materials—firsthand accounts such as diaries and the published observations of travelers and journalists; church records; and county records, including wills.

Yet, considered as a whole, and as the earlier travelers certainly perceived it, this area was composed of irregular, rolling prairie, bearing the appearance of innumerable petrified waves ever extending toward the western horizon, until, growing continually less and less pronounced, they finally settled down into vast level stretches, forming the Plains proper bordering the Rockies.

First published inFrank Lawrence Owsley's Plain Folk of the Old South refuted the popular myth that the antebellum South contained only three classes—planters, poor whites, and draws on a wide range of source materials—firsthand accounts such as diaries and the published observations of travelers and journalists; church records; and county records, including wills.Buy a cheap copy of Plains Folk II: The Romance of the book by Jim Hoy.

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