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Wisconsin Land and Life
Language: en
Pages: 567
Authors: Robert Clifford Ostergren, Thomas R. Vale
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press

Rolling green hills dotted with Holstein cows, red barns, and blue silos. The Great Lakes ports at Superior, Ashland, and Kenosha. A Polish wedding dance or a German biergarten in Milwaukee. The dappled quiet of the Chequamagon forest. A weatherbeaten but tidy town hall at the intersection of two county
Wisconsin's Past and Present
Language: en
Pages: 123
Authors: Wisconsin Cartographers' Guild
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press

The atlas features historical and geographical data, including full-color maps, descriptive text, photos, and illustrations.
A Thousand Pieces of Paradise
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Lynne Heasley
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-19 - Publisher: University of Wisconsin Pres

A Thousand Pieces of Paradise is an ecological history of property and a cultural history of rural ecosystems set in one of the Midwest’s most historically significant regions, the Kickapoo River Valley. Whether examining the national war on soil erosion, Amish migration, a Corps of Engineers dam project, or Native
The Atlas of Ethnic Diversity in Wisconsin
Language: en
Pages: 235
Authors: Kazimierz J. Zaniewski, Carol J. Rosen
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press

Depicts the location and conditions of more than sixty groups, arranged by region of origin
Wisconsin Politics and Government
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: James K. Conant
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

Throughout the twentieth century, Wisconsin won national visibility and praise for its role as a ?laboratory of democracy? within the American federal system. In Wisconsin Politics and Government James K. Conant traces the development of the state and its Progressive heritage from the early territorial experience to contemporary times. Conant