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Recovering The Prairie
Americans in ever increasing numbers are rediscovering the prairie. This vast inland sea of grasses, buried for a hundred years beneath farms, cities, and suburbs, has endured not only in physical remnants but also in the memories of its settlers and their descendants, the books of prairie authors, and the work of prairie artists. As restoration ecologists and amateur ...more
Hardcover, 224 pages
Published September 29th 1999 by University of Wisconsin Press
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very interesting articles on various aspects of the midwest prairies from historical, artistic, and literary points of view; I wish I could have seen the undisturbed prairies before they were destroyed; at least we have Midewin 10 miles away