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The Resource Red dirt : growing up Okie, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz ; foreword by Mike Davis

Red dirt : growing up Okie, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz ; foreword by Mike Davis

Label
Red dirt : growing up Okie
Title
Red dirt
Title remainder
growing up Okie
Statement of responsibility
Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz ; foreword by Mike Davis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this exquisite rendering of her childhood in rural Oklahoma, from the Dust Bowl days to the end of the Eisenhower era, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz bears witness to a family and community which still clings to the dream of America as a republic of landowners
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 976.6/053092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT275.O718
LC item number
A3 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Red dirt : growing up Okie, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz ; foreword by Mike Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Verso, 1997
Contents
The great good luck of the found horseshoe -- Red diaper baby? -- Dust Bowl baby -- Prairie red wing -- Patrimony -- Once master of the house -- Fields of clover -- Buried treasure -- Becoming a girl -- Plagues -- She-lion -- Trying to be a typical teenager -- Higher education -- Diamond in the rough -- California litany
Control code
62161341
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Oklahoma ed.
Extent
xii, 228 p.
Isbn
9780806137759
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005055453
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
Other physical details
port.
Label
Red dirt : growing up Okie, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz ; foreword by Mike Davis
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Verso, 1997
Contents
The great good luck of the found horseshoe -- Red diaper baby? -- Dust Bowl baby -- Prairie red wing -- Patrimony -- Once master of the house -- Fields of clover -- Buried treasure -- Becoming a girl -- Plagues -- She-lion -- Trying to be a typical teenager -- Higher education -- Diamond in the rough -- California litany
Control code
62161341
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Oklahoma ed.
Extent
xii, 228 p.
Isbn
9780806137759
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005055453
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
Other physical details
port.

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