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Show product details for Breweries of Wisconsin, 2nd edition

Breweries of Wisconsin, 2nd edition

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By: Jerry Apps

From the immigrants who started brewing here in territorial days to the modern industrial giants, this is the history, the folklore, the architecture, the advertising, and the characters that made Wisconsin the nation’s brewing leader.

Show product details for 300 Beers to Try Before You Die!

300 Beers to Try Before You Die!

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Everything you need to know to help you discover a huge variety of beers, selected by one of the world's leading beer experts. Includes unique indexes for charting which beers you have tasted, together with boxes for tasting notes so you can create your own records!

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

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

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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.

Show product details for Hunting Camp 52: Tales from a North Woods Deer Camp

Hunting Camp 52: Tales from a North Woods Deer Camp

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By John Marvin Hanson

The outhouse is always cold, the porcupines are always a problem, and the vehicles are always getting stuck in the mud, but there’s nowhere else these men would rather be. Meet the Jolly Boys—five men from northern Wisconsin who built a deer hunting shack on county forest lands in 1955 and established a tradition that has now lasted more than six decades in this memoir from the Historical Society Press!

Show product details for Cordelia Harvey: Civil War Angel

Cordelia Harvey: Civil War Angel

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By: Bob Kann

Cordelia Harvey was an iconic figure from Wisconsin’s Civil War history. Follow her story that travels down the Mississippi to visit Wisconsin soldiers in military hospitals and ends in starting an orphanage for children of fallen soldiers.

Show product details for Jens Jensen: Writings Inspired by Nature

Jens Jensen: Writings Inspired by Nature

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By: William H. Tishler

Jens Jensen (1860–1951) was one of America’s most distinguished landscape architects and a pioneering conservationist. During his long and productive career, this Danish-born visionary worked for and with some of the country’s most prominent citizens and architects, including Henry Ford, Louis Sullivan, and Frank Lloyd Wright. He became internationally renowned for his design of landscapes throughout the Midwest and beyond, his contributions to the American conservation movement, and his design philosophy that emphasized the significance of nature in people’s lives. He found inspiration in the landscape, particularly the plants native to a region, and was an environmentalist long before the term became popular.

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Stormy

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By: Jerry Apps
Illustrated by: Annika Beatty-Anderson

Published by The Guest Cottage, Inc. Distributed by Wisconsin Historical Society Press

When the calf that his father promised him turns out to be a bull instead of a heifer, Jerry is disappointed, until a disaster on the farm teaches him an important lesson.

Show product details for Archaeology for Kids:  Uncovering the Mysteries of Our Past

Archaeology for Kids: Uncovering the Mysteries of Our Past

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By: Richard Panchyk

These 25 projects and activities teach kids the techniques that have unearthed historical sites and treasures all over the world.

Show product details for Apostle Islands (Souvenir Edition): From Land and Sea

Apostle Islands (Souvenir Edition): From Land and Sea

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By Craig Blacklock

Reaching the islands by sea kayak, Craig Blacklock brought his camera through the labyrinths of sea caves, along pristine beaches, deep into flower-filled bogs, and up the spiral staircases of lighthouses. The resulting photographs depict the Apostle Islands similarly to how human vision and memory create and store images. Never before has the beauty of the Apostles been so spectacularly displayed.

Show product details for Wisconsin Supper Clubs: Another Round

Wisconsin Supper Clubs: Another Round

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By Ron Faiola

Wisconsin Supper Clubs: Another Round, a sequel to author/photographer Ron Faiola's wildly popular first book on the topic (now in its sixth printing), gives readers a peek inside 50 additional clubs from across the Badger State.

Show product details for Flavor of Wisconsin: An Informal History of Food and Eating in the Badger State

Flavor of Wisconsin: An Informal History of Food and Eating in the Badger State

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By: Harva Hachten & Terese Allen

Much more than a cookbook - though its 400-odd authentic recipes will whet the appetite of all who love good food - this handsome volume provides delightful morsels of information about the history of food and eating in Wisconsin.

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