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Nebraska History



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History of Nebraska

By James C. Olson & John J. Montag

University of Nebraska Press
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History of Nebraska
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History of Nebraska was originally created to mark the territorial centennial of Nebraska and then revised to coincide with the statehood centennial. This one-volume history quickly became the standard text for the college student and reference for the general reader, unmatched for generations as the only comprehensive history of the state. This fourth edition, revised and updated, preserves the spirit and intelligence of the original. Incorporating the results of years of scholarship and research, this edition gives fuller attention to such topics as the Native American experience in Nebraska and the accomplishments and circumstances of the state’s women and minorities. It also provides a historical analysis of the state’s dramatic changes in the past two decades.

Wild Towns of Nebraska

By Wayne C. Lee

Brand: Caxton Press
Paperback (147 pages)

Wild Towns of Nebraska
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Nebraska s early towns were wild and woolly, and Wayne C. Lee s book features ten of them. He describes the lawmen, desperadoes, vigilantes, and killers. He tells the stories of the men and women who lived with the violence running rampant around them.

Nebraska: An Illustrated History, Second Edition (Great Plains Photography)

By Frederick C. Luebke

Brand: Bison Books
Paperback (416 pages)

Nebraska: An Illustrated History, Second Edition (Great Plains Photography)
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A unique history of Nebraska is presented in these pages, drawing on fifty-eight short topical chapters and a rich gallery of illustrations. Professor Frederick C. Luebke’s lifelong commitment to the study of his state informs the book in every detail, as does his concern for clear and readable narrative. The treasure trove of images, many never published before, cast new light on many aspects of Nebraska’s history. These include the culture of the state’s Native peoples and their lives today, the building of the transcontinental railroad, the hardship endured by European immigrants, and the contributions of women, African Americans, Hispanic Americans, and Asian Americans to the state. This is a book that every Nebraskan will want to own, read, and enjoy.
 
This second edition includes updated chapters on the current social, economic, and political climate of Nebraska and some new illustrations.

It Happened in Nebraska: Remarkable Events That Shaped History (It Happened In Series)

By Tammy Partsch

Globe Pequot Press
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It Happened in Nebraska: Remarkable Events That Shaped History (It Happened In Series)
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From the organization of the first Arbor Day to the invention of Kool-Aid, It Happened in Nebraska features thirty-three events from the history of the Cornhusker State.

History and Stories of Nebraska (Classic Reprint)

By Addison Erwin Sheldon

Sheldon Addison Erwin
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History and Stories of Nebraska (Classic Reprint)
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Excerpt from History and Stories of Nebraska

Stories are the harp strings of history, transforming the past into melody and rhythm. The best stories live forever in the human mind. They greet us in the Latin, Teutonic, and Celtic tongues, surprise us in the ancient Greek, Arabic, and Hindoo literature, and astonish us in the rude folk tales of primitive peoples who have no written language. The demand for a good story is as wide, as unsatisfied, as human longing, and the search for a new one as difficult and elusive as the discovery of a new element in nature.

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This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

History of Nebraska Agriculture, A: A Life Worth Living (Postcards of America)

By Jody L. Lamp & Melody Dobson

The History Press
Released: 2017-06-12
Paperback (15 pages)

History of Nebraska Agriculture, A: A Life Worth Living (Postcards of America)
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Once known as the "Great American Desert," Nebraska's plains and native grasslands today make it a domestic leader in producing food, feed and fuel. From Omaha to Ogallala, Nebraska's founding farmers, ranchers and agribusiness leaders endured hardships while fostering kinships that have lasted generations. While many continued on the trails leading west, others from around the world stayed, seeking a home and land to cultivate. American Doorstop Project co-founders and authors Jody L. Lamp and Melody Dobson celebrate the state's forgotten and untold agricultural history, highlighting more than a century and a half of agriculture industry, inventions and innovations in the Cornhusker State.

Collection of Nebraska Pioneer Reminiscences

By Daughters of the American Revolution. Nebraska

Released: 2011-03-30
Kindle Edition (335 pages)

Collection of Nebraska Pioneer Reminiscences
 
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This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.

Nebraska POW Camps: A History of World War II Prisoners in the Heartland

By Melissa Amateis Marsh

The History Press
Released: 2014-04-15
Paperback (176 pages)

Nebraska POW Camps: A History of World War II Prisoners in the Heartland
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During World War II, thousands of Axis prisoners of war were held throughout Nebraska in base camps that included Fort Robinson, Camp Scottsbluff and Camp Atlanta. Many Nebraskans did not view the POWs as "evil Nazis." To them, they were ordinary men and very human. And while their stay was not entirely free from conflict, many former captives returned to the Cornhusker State to begin new lives after the cessation of hostilities. Drawing on first-person accounts from soldiers, former POWs and Nebraska residents, as well as archival research, Melissa Marsh delves into the neglected history of Nebraska's POW camps.

A Culinary History of the Nebraska Sand Hills: Recipes & Recollections from Prairie Kitchens (American Palate)

By Christianna Reinhardt

The History Press
Released: 2014-08-05
Paperback (144 pages)

A Culinary History of the Nebraska Sand Hills: Recipes & Recollections from Prairie Kitchens (American Palate)
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Spanning nineteen thousand square miles of central Nebraska, the Sand Hills--North America's largest sand dune--is held in place by only a thin, sturdy layer of native prairie grasses and continuing faith that the land can be made prosperous by its residents. Settlers in the area had to be hardy and resourceful, making use of what the land provided and holding fast when their hard work blew away with the prairie winds. From foraging to ranching, food meant survival, but it also meant community. Staples like fried chicken, biscuits, fruit pies, preserves and cakes all play a role in the fascinating story of the region. Join food writer Christianna Reinhardt as she dishes up the unique and tasty history of this exceptional part of the world.

100 Things Nebraska Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die (100 Things...Fans Should Know)

By Sean Callahan

Brand: Triumph Books
Released: 2013-11-01
Paperback (288 pages)

100 Things Nebraska Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die (100 Things...Fans Should Know)
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The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is one of the most storied and decorated football programs in NCAA history—since its inception in 1890, the program has claimed five National Championships, all of which are explored in this essential guide, along with the personalities, events, and facts that any and every Cornhuskers fan should know. The book recalls the key moments and players from Tom Osborne’s reign on the Nebraska sidelines from the 1970s to the 1990s—an unprecedented period that included 13 conference championships and three national championships—as well as the program’s early years and recent success under head coach Bo Pelini. Author Sean Callahan also includes the unforgettable players who have worn the Scarlet and Cream, including Johnny Rodgers, Mike Rozier, Tommie Frazier, and Ndamukong Suh. More than a century of team history is distilled to capture the essential moments, highlighting the personalities, games, rivalries, and plays that have come together to make Nebraska one of college football’s legendary programs.


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