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Author Schmidtberger, Loren F., 1928-
Title The beginner's cow : memories of a Volga German from Kansas / by Loren Schmidtberger.
Imprint Kirksville, Missouri : Truman State University Press, [2016]

Author Schmidtberger, Loren F., 1928-
Series American Midwest
American Midwest.
Subject Schmidtberger, Loren F., 1928-
Saint Peter's College (Jersey City, N.J.) -- Faculty -- Biography.
Russian Germans -- Kansas -- Biography.
German Americans -- Kansas -- Biography.
Farm life -- Kansas -- Ellis County -- History -- 20th century.
Community life -- Kansas -- Ellis County -- History -- 20th century.
College teachers -- New Jersey -- Jersey City -- Biography.
Kansas -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Ellis County (Kan.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Ellis County (Kan.) -- Biography.
Description 1 online resource.
Summary "Loren Schmidtberger grew up in a Volga German community in Kansas during the Dust Bowl. He carried the legacy and lessons of his childhood with him when he left the farm and became a teacher in the eastern U.S."--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Section one; Early memories, and a dose of local history -- Section two; Grade school years -- Section three; Hays High School -- Section four; The halls of Saint Fidelis -- Section five; College and the army -- Section six; Graduate school, teaching at Saint Peter's College, married life -- Section seven; The senior years, and the end of an era -- Section eight; Life today -- Section nine; Thoughts, scattered and otherwise, on literature, verve, and verse.
Note Print version record and CIP data provided by publisher; resource not viewed.
ISBN 9781612481692 (electronic bk.)
1612481698 (electronic bk.)
9781612481685 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 945767586
Additional Format Print version: Schmidtberger, Loren F., 1928- Beginner's cow. Kirksville, Missouri : Truman State University Press, [2016] 9781612481685 (DLC) 2016009118


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