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Little House, Long Shadow

Little House, Long Shadow

University of Missouri Press. 2008

Beyond their status as classic children’s stories, Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Little House books play a significant role in American culture that most people cannot begin to appreciate. Millions of children have sampled the books in school; played out the roles of Laura and Mary; or visited Wilder homesites with their parents, who may be fans themselves. Yet, as Anita Clair Fellman shows, there is even more to this magical series with its clear emotional appeal: a covert political message that...

Mobilizing the Home Front

Mobilizing the Home Front

Texas A&M University Press. 2006

Kimble examines the U.S. Treasury’s eight war bond drives that raised over $185 billion—the largest single domestic propaganda campaign known to that time. The campaign enlisted such figures as Judy Garland, Norman Rockwell, Irving Berlin, and Donald Duck to cultivate national morale and convince Americans to buy war bonds.

A to Z of American Women Leaders and Activists

A to Z of American Women Leaders and Activists

Infobase Publishing. 2002

Presents biographical profiles of American women leaders and activists, including birth and death dates, major accomplishments, and historical influence.

Unity Hymns and Chorals for the Congregation and the Home

Unity Hymns and Chorals for the Congregation and the Home

Monthly Catalog of United States Government Publications

Monthly Catalog of United States Government Publications

February issue includes Appendix entitled Directory of United States Government periodicals and subscription publications; September issue includes List of depository libraries; June and December issues include semiannual index