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Grass of the Earth

By: Aagot Raaen

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Minnesota Historical Society Press / Borealis Books Imprint:

Seller ID: 512952

ISBN: 0-87351-295-2

Condition: 238 pages, paperback, Minnesota Historical Society Press / Borealis Books Imprint


This is an engaging, richly detailed biography of a family of Norwegian immigrant homesteaders in eastern North Dakota in the late 1800s. Educator and world traveler Aagot Raaen wrote this reminiscence late in her life. Like Giants in the Earth and Old Jules, Grass of the Earth deals frankly with a darker side of pioneer life on the prairie.New introduction by Barbara Handy-Marchello. View more info