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Ox cart to automobile

Thomas Houser Rasmussen

Ox cart to automobile

social change in Western New York

by Thomas Houser Rasmussen

  • 322 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by University Press of America in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social conditions,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Social change,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pp. 183-190) and index.

    StatementThomas Rasmussen
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF127.A4 R37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 195 p. :
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25000677M
    ISBN 100761845887
    ISBN 109780761845881
    LC Control Number2009925761
    OCLC/WorldCa466788866

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      Set in early 19th century New England, Ox-Cart Man takes us on a farmer’s lyrical journey through the months and seasons of the year.  The story is a revised version of a narrative poem published in a issue of The New Yorker.  The author, Donald Hall, went through 19 different drafts before finalizing his original Ox-Cart Man poem. Ox-Cart Man Discussion Guide. Grades. 3–5. Quick links to lesson materials: 1 Item. Book. Teach This Lesson. As You Read. On the chalkboard, draw large outlines of a sheep, a goose, a tree, and a farm field. Direct reading by asking students to fill in the pictures with words or phrases to tell what the family gets or makes from these.

    Ox-Cart Man is the title of a book written by Donald Hall and illustrated by Barbara Cooney. It won the Caldecott Medal. The book deals with an 18th century farming family that uses an ox-cart to take their goods to market, where they make the money to buy the things they need. Also you will see the world’s largest ox cart according to the Guinness Book. The cart is 2 stories high, nearly 45 feet long (14 meters) and weighs lbs. (2 tons), and took 70 days to complete. Made out of wood (cedar) and decorated with bright colors, designed based on our typical and traditional oxcarts.


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