The Resource High, wide, and lonesome, Hal Borland, (electronic resource)

High, wide, and lonesome, Hal Borland, (electronic resource)

Label
High, wide, and lonesome
Title
High, wide, and lonesome
Statement of responsibility
Hal Borland
Creator
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this memoir of a lost America, Hal Borland tells the story of his family's migration to eastern Colorado as homesteaders at the turn of the twentieth century. On an unsettled and unwelcoming prairie landscape, the Borlands build a house, plant crops, and eke out a meager existence. While life is difficult-and self-reliance is necessary with no neighbors for miles-the experience brings the family close and binds them closer to the terrible and beautiful natural patterns that govern their lives. Borland would grow up to study journalism and become an acclaimed nature writer, and it was these childhood years on the prairie that shaped the author's heart and mind
Biography type
autobiography
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10406954
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1900-1978
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Borland, Hal
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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  • Authors, American
  • Naturalists
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Colorado
  • Colorado
  • Colorado
Target audience
adult
Label
High, wide, and lonesome, Hal Borland, (electronic resource)
Link
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11552256
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781453232361
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11552256
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
High, wide, and lonesome, Hal Borland, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11552256
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781453232361
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11552256
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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