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3 results for "tallgrass"
Farm Crops: Images of a Retired Farm By Martha Maguire
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The 'crops' harvested on this Kansas farm are not the usual kind. The owners are retired and no longer farm the land. The crops are images in the book. Beauty and poignancy abound as the farm and... More > its owners grow old together. Nature starts its march - graceful weeds peek through fences; tall grass undulates in the breeze; trees bow low over sheds; rust patterns advance. In the farmhouse, heirlooms gain antique status and décor honors the past. The author has engaged her fantasy by cropping several pictures in the book to make designs out of tallgrass and corrugated steel, much like arranging swatches of fabric for a quilt. Pieces of the past can be used to create something new. Design can be fashioned out of the commonplace. Recycling is old fashioned.< Less
A Prairie's Not Scary By Paul A. Johnsgard
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20 poems and 23 drawings from Nebraska's renowned author and ornithologist, illustrating the integrated habitats and denizens of the American prairies: mammals, birds, insects, and plants.... More > "Dedicated to our children, who will eventually replace us and have to decide if our remaining prairies are to be preserved."< Less
Life Stories and Other Trivia By Don Yerkes
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Don's book about his life stories and other trivia. He wrote this book while living at Tallgrass Creek in Overland Park, Kansas.