Jane Adams focuses on the transformation of rural life in Union County, Illinois, as she explores the ways in which American farming has been experienced and understood in the twentieth century. Reconstructing the histories of seven farms, she places thethroughout the growing season. Of course ... Then rhubarb came in; almost all farmers had a little patch of rhubarb. That was ... During the winter months farmers took care of the livestock, cut firewood, and did other maintenance jobs. To bringanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Transformation of Rural Life|
|Author||:||Jane H. Adams|
|Publisher||:||Univ of North Carolina Press - 1994|