Pennsylvania Farming: A History in Landscapes

McMurry, Sally

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This book presents the first history of Pennsylvania agriculture in more than sixty years and offers a completely new perspective. McMurry considers the diverse forces that helped shape the farming landscape, from physical factors to cultural repertoires to labor systems. The people who created and worked on the farms are the main focus. More than 150 b/w photos. Hardcover. University of Pittsburgh Press, 2017. 456 pages.