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Product Description: Timothy Murphy is a major American poet who lives on the Great Plains. A fascinating and complicated man and a child of the northern prairie, he writes deceptively simple poetry. Murphy has been a grain and hog farmer and, like Wallace Stevens, an insurance salesman, but the twin joys of his life are poetry and hunting...read more
By Clay S. Jenkinson (foreword by), X. J. Kennedy (introduced by) and Timothy Murphy

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9780982559765 | Dakota Inst, August 1, 2011, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Timothy Murphy is a major American poet who lives on the Great Plains.

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9780982559772 | Dakota Inst, August 1, 2011, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Timothy Murphy is a major American poet who lives on the Great Plains.

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Product Description: Theodore Roosevelt ventured into the American West to seek authentic frontier experience and the strenuous life. The New York aristocrat traveled to western Dakota Territory in 1883 to kill his first buffalo. He got his buffalo, but he also fell in love with the badlands of what is now North Dakota...read more
By Douglas Brinkley (foreword by) and Clay S. Jenkinson

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9780982559789, titled "A Free and Hardy Life:: Theodore Roosevelt’s Sojourn in the American West" | Dakota Inst, August 1, 2011, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Theodore Roosevelt ventured into the American West to seek authentic frontier experience and the strenuous life.

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Product Description: Clay S. Jenkinson’s love affair with North Dakota and the Great Plains is the central theme of his life. For the Love of North Dakota is a compilation of essays—many of which began as newspaper columns in the Bismarck Tribune—that explores two themes: the changing face of North Dakota as it makes the transition from an agrarian enclave at the heart of the North American continent to a more globally connected urban and industrial society; and the spirit of place of North Dakota, an isolated, windswept, subarctic grassland that has its own enchantment and astonishing beauty...read more

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9780983405917 | Univ of Oklahoma Pr, August 21, 2012, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Clay S.

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9780983405924 | Univ of Oklahoma Pr, August 21, 2012, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Clay S.

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Product Description: Gary Skogen’s tour in Vietnam (1971–72) was the best year of his life. Living with fellow CID investigators in an isolated hooch overlooking the South China Sea at the U.S. base at Chu Lai, Skogen enforced military drug laws during his working hours and yet managed to pursue a life of perfect hedonism—far from the farm life in southwestern North Dakota where he grew up...read more
By Clay S. Jenkinson (foreword by)

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9780983405962 | Univ of Oklahoma Pr, September 16, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Gary Skogen’s tour in Vietnam (1971–72) was the best year of his life.

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Product Description: Melanie Carvell is a gifted athlete who grew up in a small town in southwestern North Dakota in the 1970s. This beautiful memoir tells the story of Melanie’s remarkable journey, from the agricultural village of Mott (population 732) to world duathlon and triathlon competitions, then a splendid career as a physical therapist, director of the Sanford Women’s Health Center in Bismarck, North Dakota, and a widely sought-after motivational speaker...read more
By Clay S. Jenkinson (foreword by)

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9780991604104 | Univ of Oklahoma Pr, July 15, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Melanie Carvell is a gifted athlete who grew up in a small town in southwestern North Dakota in the 1970s.

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