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The Land Was Everything

Letters from an American Farmer

The Land Was Everything( )
Author: Hanson, Victor Davis
Foreword by: Smiley, Jane
ISBN:978-0-684-84501-2
Publication Date:Jun 2000
Publisher:Simon & Schuster Australia
Imprint:Free Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $43.70
Book Description:

"Today the tradition of muscular, self-effacing labor is quietly disappearing, as the last of America's independent farmers slowly fade away. When they have gone, what will we have lost? In The Land Was Everything, Victor Davis Hanson, an embattled fifth-generation California grape farmer and passionate, eloquent writer, answers this question by offering a final snapshot of the yeoman, his work, and his wisdom."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc....
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Book Details
Pages:272
Detailed Subjects: Technology & Engineering / Agriculture / General
Nature / Ecology
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):13.97 x 21.433 x 2.311 cm
Book Weight:0.432 Kilograms
Author Biography
Hanson, Victor Davis (Author)
Victor Davis Hanson is the military historian who is a professor of classics at California State University, Fresno. He has written several popular books on classic warfare, including "The Other Greeks", "Who Killed Homer?", & "The Western Way of War". He lives in Selma, California.

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