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Title American georgics : writings on farming, culture, and the land / edited by Edwin C. Hagenstein, Sara M. Gregg, and Brian Donahue ; [foreword by Wes Jackson].
Publication Info. New Haven : Yale University Press, 2011.
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 Stack 11  630.9 A    IN LIBRARY
Description xx, 406 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Yale agrarian studies series
Yale agrarian studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 377-389) and index.
Contents Shaping the agrarian republic, 1780-1825 -- A nation of farmers: the promise and peril of American agriculture, 1825-1860 -- The machine in the garden: the rise of American romanticism -- Agriculture in an industrializing nation, 1860-1910 -- Agrarians in an industrial nation, 1900-1945 -- Southern agrarianism, 1925-1940 -- Back to the land again, 1940-present -- Conclusion: American agrarianism in the twenty-first century.
Subject Agriculture -- United States -- History.
Added Author Hagenstein, Edwin C., editor.
Gregg, Sara M., editor.
Donahue, Brian, 1955- editor.
Jackson, Wes, author of foreword.
Added Title Writings on farming, culture, and the land
ISBN 9780300137095 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0300137095 (hardcover : alk. paper)