Cover image for Great Plains : America's lingering wild
Title:
Great Plains : America's lingering wild
Author:
Forsberg, Michael.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, [2009]

©2009
Physical Description:
260 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 28 x 31 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Foreword / Ted Kooser -- The roots of hope / Michael Forsberg -- Me and Mike / Dan O'Brien -- Settling an unsettled land: introduction -- Ocean of grass: The northern plains -- Life among potholes -- Water -- Field journal: Black-footed ferrets -- Wind -- Next year country: The southern plains -- Field journal: Blue creek -- Lion -- The ocean below the grass -- Field journal: Lesser prairie-chickens -- Tallgrass remains: Tallgrass prairies -- Field journal: Illinois creek -- Buffalo in the tallgrass -- Cemetery -- Inheriting the land -- Photographer's notes.
ISBN:
9780226257259
Format :
Book