One Summer in Arkansas

One Summer in Arkansas Author Marcia Kemp Sterling
ISBN-10 9780988376816
Release 2013-01-01
Pages 350
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This is a story of place, in the tradition of Southern fiction, with vivid images of Arkansas and the values of small-town life. It is 1990, the stock markets are soaring and Lee Addison is on a fast track to success in Silicon Valley. Just out of law school with a job lined up at one of the best firms in the Bay Area, he is positioned to join the ranks of young elites who will shape the 21st century. But standing between him and his shining future is a promise to his mother to spend the summer back home in Riverton, Arkansas. He is unprepared for the siren pull his hometown still holds on his heart, as he grapples with his sister’s troubled adolescence, ethical questions relating to the drowning death of a black youth and the weight of his ancestral legacy. To make matters worse, the allure of a rekindled relationship with Annie Rayburn threatens to disrupt his carefully planned future. It is a tale of crisis and survival and the universal struggle to tap into values that will hold fast against the uncertainties of time.



Arkansas Birds Thier Distribution and Abundance c

Arkansas Birds  Thier Distribution and Abundance  c Author
ISBN-10 1610750314
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Fryingpan Arkansas Project

Fryingpan Arkansas Project Author
ISBN-10 NWU:35556031250475
Release 1975
Pages 4
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Arkansas and the New South 1874 1929

Arkansas and the New South  1874   1929 Author Carl Moneyhon
ISBN-10 9781610755528
Release 2014-03-01
Pages 204
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This study is the first published in the Histories of Arkansas, a new series that will build a complete chronological history of the state from the colonial period through modern times. Under the general editorship of noted historian Elliott West, this series will include various thematic histories as well as the chronologically arranged core volumes. In Arkansas and the New South, 1874–1929 Carl Moneyhon examines the struggle of Arkansas’s people to enter the economic and social mainstreams of the nation in the years from the end of Reconstruction to the beginning of the Great Depression. Economic changes brought about by development of the timber industry, exploitation of the rich coal fields in the western part of the state, discovery of petroleum, and building of manufacturing industries transformed social institutions and fostered a demographic shift from rural to urban settings. Arkansans were notably successful in bringing the New South to their state, relying on individual enterprise and activist government as they integrated more fully into the national economy and society. But by 1929 persistent problems in the still dominant agricultural sector, the onset of the depression, and heightening social tensions arrested progress and dealt the state a major economic setback that would only be overcome in the years following World War II. Expanding upon scholarly articles that merely touch on this era in Arkansas history and delving into pertinent primary sources, Moneyhon offers not only an overall look at the state but also an explanation for the singular path it took during these momentous years.



Arkansas Wildlife a History p

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ISBN-10 1610750381
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Summer of My German Soldier

Summer of My German Soldier Author Bette Bette Greene
ISBN-10 9781453225851
Release 2011-09-27
Pages 240
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In Bette Greene’s award–winning debut novel, a young Jewish girl in the postwar South finds herself drawn to a German prisoner of war When the Army delivers a batch of Nazi prisoners of war to an internment camp in Jenkinsville, Arkansas, Patty Bergen is as anxious as any of her neighbors to get a glimpse of the monsters. The eldest child in the town’s sole Jewish family, Patty is lonely and isolated, spending most of her time in the company of Ruth, her parents’ black housekeeper. Then she meets Anton Reiker, an inmate in the camp. Even though he fought against the Allies, Anton seems to understand Patty in a way even her parents never have. When Anton escapes from the camp, Patty risks everything to keep him safe—but following her heart may come at a terrible price. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Bette Greene including rare photos and never-before-seen documents from the author’s personal collection.



Summer Session Bulletin

Summer Session Bulletin Author University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
ISBN-10 UIUC:30112111518277
Release 1952
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The Impact of the Civil War and Reconstruction on Arkansas

The Impact of the Civil War and Reconstruction on Arkansas Author Carl H. Moneyhon
ISBN-10 155728735X
Release 2002-09
Pages 288
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This groundbreaking study, first published in 1994, draws on a rich variety of primary sources to describe Arkansas society before, during, and after the Civil War. While the Civil War devastated the state, this book shows how those who were powerful before the war reclaimed their dominance during Reconstruction. Most importantly, the white elite's postwar commitment to a cotton economy led them to set up a sharecropping system very much like slavery, in which workers had little control over their own labor. In arguing for both change and continuity, Moneyhon reconciles contemporary accounts of the war's effects while addressing ongoing debates within the historical literature.



Arkansas Made Photography art

Arkansas Made  Photography  art Author Swannee Bennett
ISBN-10 1557281831
Release 1991
Pages 229
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-- 1993 Award of Merit, American Association for State and Local History



Lawrence Co AR

Lawrence Co  AR Author
ISBN-10 1563117533
Release 2001
Pages 256
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A history of the community and people of Lawrence County, Arkansas.



Arkansas Libraries

Arkansas Libraries Author
ISBN-10 UOM:39015063564507
Release 1990
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Indian Summer

Indian Summer Author Samuel F. Pickering
ISBN-10 0826264816
Release 2005
Pages 222
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"Indian Summer is the newest collection of personal essays by Sam Pickering. In typical Pickering fashion, he seeks to capture the gift of living. He brings to the page again his family, students, and a wealth of country characters who live in places that exist only in his imagination and who wander through the stories he tells." "He describes how his life has been altered by his children leaving home for college, and he ponders the changes aging brings and the things that never change. The consummate teacher, he celebrates academic life and the pleasures of the classroom. Readers will roam familiar ground with Pickering as he explores the fields and small hills of eastern Connecticut and the bogs and woods on his farm in Nova Scotia." --Book Jacket.



An Arkansas History for Young People

An Arkansas History for Young People Author T. Harri Baker
ISBN-10 1557287236
Release 2002-08-01
Pages 378
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ADOPTED BY THE STATE OF ARKANSAS FOR 2003. Once again, the State of Arkansas has adopted An Arkansas History for Young People as an official textbook for junior-high-school-Arkansas-history classes. This third edition incorporates the fruits of new research and of extensive consultations with teachers, curriculum supervisors, and students themselves. It includes many new features while preserving popular and useful aspects of previous editions. This edition has an entirely new format, clear and friendly to the student reader. The text has been re-set in double-column pages, with wider margins and more white space setting off text and illustrations. A preview section at the beginning of each chapter (What to Look For) and study questions at the end now guide students' reading. Vocabulary words appear in boldface in the text and then are listed with definitions at the end of each chapter. The updated text incorporates new material on the Clinton presidency, the Huckabee governorship, term limits, the 2000 census, demographic changes, recent scholarship on Arkansas history, updated terminology, and corrections of factual errors. Sidebars still highlight special material, and the many illustrations appear in full color and in black and white.



Windchill Summer

Windchill Summer Author Norris Church Mailer
ISBN-10 9780375505720
Release 2000-08-25
Pages 416
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“A CAPTIVATING READ . . . WINDCHILL SUMMER HAS ALL THE ELEMENTS. . . . A LITTLE MYSTERY, SOME HUMOR, [AND] A DASH OF CHARM.” –The Denver Post “WONDERFULLY SATISFYING AND APPEALING . . . It’s the summer of 1969 in a place called Sweet Valley, Arkansas. Cherry and Baby [are] soon to be college seniors at the dinky university just a few miles away. . . . It all looks like a pleasant, predictable American life, but a long second look reveals that things aren’t exactly what they seem to be. . . . [Mailer] loves her characters, and we fall in love with them, too.” –The Washington Post Book World “IN GENTLY ROLLING SOUTHERN CADENCES, MAILER CAPTURES THE HORMONAL UPS AND DOWNS OF YOUNG WOMEN TEETERING ON THE VERGE OF ADULTHOOD.” –Entertainment Weekly “THIS WINSOME COMING-OF-AGE NOVEL OFFERS MUCH TO MANY. Cherry, the narrator, is my kind of woman: good-looking, straight-talking, and able to describe what it’s like to get amorous when you’re wearing ten thousand petticoats. Most important, she’s willing to decide for herself what’s true.” –ELIZABETH BERG “SMOOTHLY WRITTEN, SWEETLY SENTIMENTAL.” –The New York Times Book Review From the Trade Paperback edition.



Arkansas Coastales

Arkansas Coastales Author Carole Marsh
ISBN-10 9780793381616
Release 1999-09
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Planting the Future

Planting the Future Author Rosemary Gladstar
ISBN-10 0892818948
Release 2000-09-01
Pages 310
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Planting the Future shows how land stewardship, habitat protection, and sustainable cultivation are of critical importance to ensure an abundant renewable supply of medicinal plants for future generations.



Deer habitat in the Ozark forests of Arkansas

Deer habitat in the Ozark forests of Arkansas Author Mitchell J. Rogers
ISBN-10 UIUC:30112046931678
Release 1990
Pages 17
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