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A Good Day- Kevin Henkes

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Fran and Frederick Hamerstrom: Wildlife Conservation Pioneers

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By: Susan Tupper

Learn how the husband and wife team of Fran and Frederick Hamerstrom worked to save the greater prairie chicken from extinction in a new book for young readers in the Badger Biographies series, Fran and Frederick Hamerstrom: Wildlife Conservation Pioneers.

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Jews in Wisconsin

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By: Sheila Terman Cohen

Unlike the other cultural groups covered in the People of Wisconsin series, the Jews who have made their home in Wisconsin are united not by a single country of origin, but by a shared history and set of religious beliefs.

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Milwaukee in the 1930s: A Federal Writers Project City Guide

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Edited by John D. Buenker

What would it be like to take an intensive tour of Milwaukee as it was during the late 1930s—at the confluence of the Great Depression, the New Deal, and the run-up to World War II?

Show product details for Native People of Wisconsin: Revised and Expanded Edition

Native People of Wisconsin: Revised and Expanded Edition

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By: Patty Loew

Specifically for elementary readers and classrooms, this updated edition of Native People of Wisconsin details the history and culture of Wisconsin’s Indian Nations--the Ojibwe, Potawatomi, Oneida, Menominee, Mohican, Ho-Chunk, and Brothertown--as well as the cross-cultural lives and traditions of urban Indians.

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One-Room Country Schools

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By Jerry Apps

On a hazy August morning in 1939, five-year-old Jerry Apps donned a denim shirt with new bib overalls and then combed his hair at the insistence of his mother. Carrying a lard pail as a lunch bucket, two yellow pencils, and a five-cent pad of paper, he took his place in the procession of children on the dusty road headed to Chain O’Lake School in Waushara County.

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Roshara Journal: Chronicling Four Seasons, Fifty Years, and 120 Acres

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By Jerry Apps

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In his newest book, Roshara Journal, celebrated rural life author Jerry Apps beautifully documents his family’s 50-year love affair with 120 acres. The book combines his poignant journal entries—drawn from his Roshara farm diary—with stunning photos taken by his son, professional photographer Steve Apps, to sketch a family portrait of monthly happenings on a Midwestern farm.

Show product details for The Politics of Resentment : Rural Consciousness and the Rise of Scott Walker

The Politics of Resentment : Rural Consciousness and the Rise of Scott Walker

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By Katherine J. Cramer

Since the election of Scott Walker, Wisconsin has been seen as ground zero for debates about the appropriate role of government in the wake of the Great Recession. The Politics of Resentment uncovers an oft-overlooked piece of the puzzle: rural political consciousness and the resentment of the “liberal elite,” showing how place-based identities profoundly influence how people understand politics, regardless of whether urban politicians and their supporters really do shortchange or look down on those living in the country.

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The Silver Man: The Life and Times of Indian Agent John Kinzie

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By: Peter Shrake

In The Silver Man: The Life and Times of Indian Agent John Kinzie, readers witness the dramatic changes that swept the Wisconsin frontier in the early and mid-1800s, through the life of Indian agent John Harris Kinzie.

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The War of 1812 in Wisconsin: The Battle for Prairie du Chien

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Available May 2016! Pre-order today!

By: Mary Elise Antoine

In The War of 1812 in Wisconsin, author Mary Elise Antoine brings a little-known corner of Wisconsin’s history to life. This is the story of the battle for the control of Prairie du Chien and the western country, which began many years before the three-day siege in July of 1814 for which the Battle of Prairie du Chien is named.

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Tools for Teaching the History of Civil Rights in Milwaukee and the Nation

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By: Michael Edmonds

Twenty classroom lessons designed to help teach middle and high school students the history of the Civil Rights Movement in Milwaukee and the South.

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Waiting- Kevin Henkes

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Show product details for Wisconsin Magazine of History Autumn 2015

Wisconsin Magazine of History Autumn 2015

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Volume 99, Issue 1

This issue includes articles about the French Gratitude Train, Father Louis Nicolas, and the Draper Manuscripts, as well as an excerpt from Rick March's Polka Heartland.

Show product details for Wisconsin Magazine of History- Winter 2015-2016

Wisconsin Magazine of History- Winter 2015-2016

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