The American Family Farm

The American Family Farm

by George Ancona, Joan Anderson
     
 

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This photo-essay documents an important but fast-disappearing American institution. 11 X 8-1/2. Black-and-white photographs

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This photo-essay documents an important but fast-disappearing American institution. 11 X 8-1/2. Black-and-white photographs

Editorial Reviews

Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
Ancona's black-and-white photographs record the daily lives of three farm families, who communicate their devotion to their work in the straightforward text. Ages 8-12. (Apr.)
School Library Journal
Gr 5 Up-An up-close, personal look at the lives of three modern farm families. Clear, smooth prose seasoned with the farmers' own experiences and feelings enhance Ancona's expansive photo-essay. A respectful tribute to this endangered American institution. (Oct. 1989)
From the Publisher

A compelling, attractive book that informs and entertains, providing readers with new acquaintances and new understandings.--School Library Journal

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780152030254
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
09/20/1989
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
11.00(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)
Age Range:
7 - 10 Years

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