Rural History

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Jon Gjerde, The Minds of the West: Ethnocultural Evolution in the Rural Middle West, 1830–1891, Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press 1997.

Jane Adamsa1

a1 Southern Illinois University at Carbondale