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Our Mark on This Land - A Guide to the Legacy of the Civilian Conservation Corps in America's Parks
ISBN 978-1-935778-18-9; 6" x 9" by Ren and Helen Davis Our Mark on This Land: A Guide to the Legacy of the Civilian Conservation Corps in America's Parks, provides an historical understanding of the era in which the men of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) worked, the hardships and deprivations of the Great Depression, and of the remarkable vision of the Roosevelt administration to see an unparalleled opportunity to put unemployed men to work on projects that restored and enhanced our nation's natural resources. The CCC also restored the men themselves - their bodies, minds, and spirits. From 1933 to 1942, more than three million men served in the Corps. Over 700 local, state, and national parks were enhanced by the CCC workers, and no other book serves as...
  $29.95
Date Added: Thursday 29 September, 2011
Publisher: McDonald & Woodward Publishing

The Stone Canoe and Other Stories (hardcover)
ISBN 0-939923-06-8; 978-0-939923-06-9; 6" x 9" by John L. Peyton The Stone Canoe will be appreciated by readers interested in myths and legends of Native Americans generally and, almost certainly, it will become a "must have" title on the bookshelves of readers interested in the Northwoods experience. The Stone Canoe won the 1991 Minnesota Book Award.  ...
Date Added: Wednesday 28 September, 2011
Publisher: McDonald & Woodward Publishing
  $24.95

Mr. Lincoln's Chair - The Shakers and Their Quest for Peace (pre-owned)
ISBN 978-0-939923-94-6; 6" x 9" by Anita Sanchez Mr. Lincoln's Chair - The Shakers and Their Quest for Peace is a non-fiction book that provides an interesting and engaging look at the Shakers, one of the most complex but largely ignored religious groups and one of the most unusual and most successful Utopian communities in American History. The book tells the story of the Shakers from their tumultuous beginnings in the eighteenth century to the present day. It provides a broad overview of the Shaker history, culture, religion, life, and work, and presents the Shakers against the backdrop of the Civil War, contrasting their peaceful and productive lives with the carnage of America's bloodiest battles. The book details the Shakers' struggle to obtain legal conscienti...
  $17.95 $9.00
Date Added: Tuesday 27 September, 2011
Publisher: McDonald & Woodward Publishing

Fiji (hardcover)
ISBN 978-0-939923-50-2; by Richard Ulack Fiji presents a clear, well-organized view of a distant, intriguing, beautiful country undergoing significant change in a part of the world that is often overlooked. Dr. Richard Ulack introduces the reader to the Pacific Island region, then to the location and natural landscape of Fiji. The author describes the spread of different ethnic groups to Fiji, and the establishment and preservation of major cultural traditions of the country. The modern Fijian society, economy, and politics are reviewed. The author concludes the book with a forward-looking assessment of the current and near-future status of Fiji as a member of the world community of nations.  ...
Date Added: Tuesday 27 September, 2011
Publisher: McDonald & Woodward Publishing
  $18.95

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