Title: The Road I Grew Up On: Requiem for a Vanishing
Description: an eclectic mix of genres with
regional history, personal memoir, interviews, poetry, photos, and other
material. The book primarily represents my perspective but also
includes the views of several other people who lived during a variety of different
decades in the rural neighborhood where I grew up in Pocahontas County in
northwestern Iowa. I currently own land in the county but live in Ames
in central Iowa.
Date: This version of the book was
essentially completed in 2004 but without a final chapter.
Posted book files: Index
Publisher: To be self-published some
day when the final chapter is completed.
Congress pre-assigned control number: 2003115025
consultant: Linda Ross of Ames, Iowa.
Credits: Included as foot notes within the book
Thanks: To all the neighbors, mentors, and other persons whose
participation and support made the book possible.
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order a full copy of the incomplete book. Is that an oxymoron?