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The Hill Culture

The Hill Culture

by Joe Johnston
     
 
This is the story of a family that raised "Missouri mules." Tom and Vian were born on farms a few miles apart, went to the same one room rural school, married and went into the business of raising draft mules. Their daughter, Jessie, married a wheat farmer, Jake, who farmed in Kansas and used mules to till the soil. They were forced out of Kansas by mechanization,

Overview

This is the story of a family that raised "Missouri mules." Tom and Vian were born on farms a few miles apart, went to the same one room rural school, married and went into the business of raising draft mules. Their daughter, Jessie, married a wheat farmer, Jake, who farmed in Kansas and used mules to till the soil. They were forced out of Kansas by mechanization, moved their family to the Missouri hill country where farming was still being done by horse and mule power. Their son became a veterinarian and showing mules became his hobby.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780741438874
Publisher:
Infinity Publishing PA
Publication date:
03/29/2007
Edition description:
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Pages:
475
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.30(h) x 1.20(d)

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