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Aldo Leopold: His Life and Works   
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Condition: New
  
Binding: Trade Paperback
  

This biography of Aldo Leopold follows him from his childhood as a precocious naturalist to his profoundly influential role in the development of conservation and modern environmentalism in the United States. This edition includes a new preface by author Curt Meine and an appreciation by acclaimed Kentucky writer and farmer Wendell Berry.
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All Hands On Deck: Forgotten Great Lakes Shipwreckss   
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Condition: New
  
Binding: Trade Paperback
  

Exploring the history of the ships of the Great Lakes and the people who worked with them, "All Hands on Deck" will take you from the 1830s to 2010. In between you will meet people who have been long forgotten and travel along on their adventures. You will also meet some who are alive and well and you will see their stories unfold. From the old woo
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The American Association Milwaukee Brewerss   
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Condition: New
  
Binding: Trade Paperback
  

Many people know of Milwaukee's famous beer brewers, such as Schlitz, Pabst, and Miller, but these pages contain the story of the original baseball Brewers. The Milwaukee Brewers of the American Association spent 51 seasons (1902-1952) on the city's near north side. To have had the opportunity to stretch out in the sun-soaked stands of Borchert Fie
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Arrived on this Ship: Great Lakes Postcards from the Early Twentieth Centurys   
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Condition: New
  
Binding: Hardcover
  

Arrived on this Ship is about travel on the Great Lakes one hundred years ago. It is an album of ship postal cards from the first two decades of the twentieth century. More than just an album, author Hudson Keenan has written about historical events, technology of the day, and life styles as each individual card suggests. Ship views are divided by
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The Baileys Harbor Bird and Booyah Clubs   
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Condition: New
  
Binding: Hardcover
  

A droll and amiable chronicle of retirement, friendship, mishap, fish, and three good dogs on Wisconsin’s scenic Door peninsula. Open this book and you are in Door County, Wisconsin, strolling down Coot Lake Road—a one-lane, dead-end gravel track just a few miles from Baileys Harbor and the Lake Michigan shore. Along the way you meet George and
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Black Hawks   
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Condition: New
  
Binding: Trade Paperback
  

The Battle For The Heart of America

In the spring of 1832, Black Hawk and his Sauk followers, including seven hundred warriors, rose up and defiantly crossed the Mississippi to reclaim their ancestral home in Illinois. The repellion was dashed in just three months, yet no other violent encounter between white America and native people embodies so    more...

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Boosters, Hustlers, And Speculators: Entrepreneurial Culture And The Rise Of Minneapolis And St. Paul, 1849-1883s   
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Condition: New
  
Binding: Hardcover
  
Original Price: $34.95
  
Our Price: $17.50
  

In 1849, when settlers arrived in the newly formed Minnesota Territory, they disembarked at the rough shantytown known as St. Paul, home to fur traders and a handful of merchants. Nearby was Fort Snelling, its soldiers charged with keeping peace in the wilderness, its territory later transferred to the burgeoning settlement at Minneapolis. Less tha
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Built for the Ages: A History of the Grove Park Inns   
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Condition: Used
  
Condition Notes: Heel of spine is lightly bumped, otherwise a near fine hardcover in near fine jacket. Clean throughout. Nice copy.
  
Binding: Hardcover
  

A complete history of the resort, illustrated with dozens of black and white and color photographs.
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Calling This Place Home: Women on the Wisconsin Frontier, 1850-1925s   
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Condition: New
  
Binding: Hardcover
  

Swedish domestic worker Emina Johnson witnessed the great Peshtigo fire in 1871; Cherokee nurse Isabella Wolfe served the Lac du Flambeau reservation for decades; the author's own grandmother, Matilda Schopp, was one of numerous immigrants who eked out a living on the Wisconsin cutover. Calling This Place Home tells the stories of these and many ot
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Chesapeake Bay Buyboatss   
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Condition: New
  
Binding: Hardcover
  

Buyboat is the most familiar term for a particular style of traditional Chesapeake workboat, but it suggests only one of many jobs done by these versatile craft. As buyboats, they bought and sold seafood from watermen working small boats, then transported and sold the catch to packing houses or city merchants. As run boats or runners, they were the
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