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Agricultural progress on the prairie frontier

Robert Welch Murchie

Agricultural progress on the prairie frontier

by Robert Welch Murchie

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Published by Kraus Reprint Co. in Millwood, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture -- Canada.,
  • Canada -- Rural conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby R. W. Murchie ; assisted by William Allen, J. F. Booth and others.
    SeriesCanadian frontiers of settlement ; v. 5
    ContributionsAllen, William, 1892-, Booth, John Franklin, 1895-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 344 p. :
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14182582M

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    In this book, Bonnie Lynn-Sherow describes how a thriving ecology was reduced by market agriculture. Examining three central Oklahoma counties with distinct populations—Kiowas, white settlers, and black settlers—she analyzes the effects of racism, economics, and politics on prairie landscapes while addressing the broader issues of settlement and agriculture on the . The U.S. state of Kansas, located on the eastern edge of the Great Plains, was the home of nomadic Native American tribes who hunted the vast herds of bison (often called "buffalo").The region was explored by Spanish conquistadores in the 16th century. It was later explored by French fur trappers who traded with the Native Americans. Most of Kansas became .

    This accepted book chapter is published as Riney-Kehrberg, P., History of Agriculture in the United States in. This is a draft of a chapter that has been accepted for publication by Oxford University Press in the forthcoming bookOxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science due for publication in Doi:Author: Pamela Riney-Kehrberg. The prairie frontier finally, passed the critical margin separating potential from actual resources when the opportunity it afforded became definitely superior to alternative opportunities open to migrants. This shift in the character of the frontier occurred quite suddenly in the mid-nineties. Two factors were fundamental.


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