One Room: Schools and Schoolteachers in the Pioneer West

One Room: Schools and Schoolteachers in the Pioneer West

by Gail L. Jenner


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A fond recollection of the West’s one-room school houses, this book celebrates an American institution with stories of heroism and perseverance. Illustrated with archival images of classrooms and students, One Room reflects the earnest striving and innocent hopes of pioneers forging communities.

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ISBN-13: 9781493036684
Publisher: TwoDot
Publication date: 10/01/2018
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 6.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Gail L. Jenner is a former secondary history and English teacher and is married to a fourth-generation cattle rancher in the mountains of Northern California. She and her husband live on the 150 year old, original homestead near Etna. She has spent 40 years working with her husband, while maintaining a large garden, working outside the home, raising children, chickens, and cooking for family and hired help, and now writing full-time. She is the author of Ankle High and Knee Deep and other titles for Globe Pequot and TwoDot.

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