An intriguing chronicle of Minnesota's history from the early fur traders, wheat farmers, and dairymen to the new entrepreneurs that founded industries and enterprises that now dot the Minnesota landscape. Complete with more than 400 vintage black and white and vibrant color images and an illustrated timeline of the state's most relevant events. readers journey from Jean Nicolet's accounts in the early 17th to the state's agricultural productivity and industrial changes of the 21st century. Deborah Gelbach earned her B.A. ...

Minnesota: Shaped by the Land 2005, American Historical Press

ISBN-13: 9781892724472