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The children's blizzard

Author: David Laskin
Publisher: Pymble, NSW ; New York, NY : HarperCollins e-books, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Thousands of impoverished Northern European immigrants were promised that the prairie offered "land, freedom, and hope." The disastrous blizzard of 1888 revealed that their free homestead was not a paradise but a hard, unforgiving place governed by natural forces they neither understood nor controlled, and America's heartland would never be the same.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Laskin, David, 1953-
Children's blizzard.
Pymble, NSW ; New York, NY : HarperCollins e-books, 2007
(OCoLC)62212114
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Laskin
ISBN: 9780061438639 0061438634 9780061438646 0061438642
OCLC Number: 163803660
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: David Laskin.

Abstract:

Thousands of impoverished Northern European immigrants were promised that the prairie offered "land, freedom, and hope." The disastrous blizzard of 1888 revealed that their free homestead was not a paradise but a hard, unforgiving place governed by natural forces they neither understood nor controlled, and America's heartland would never be the same.

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