2002 Wisconsin Library Association Outstanding Achievement Award Winner
"You really can't fully understand Wisconsin history without the information in this book." (Wisconsin State Journal)
About the Author
Patty Loew is an enrolled member of the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Ojibwe and recipient of the Outstanding Service Award of the Great Lakes Intertribal Council. Formerly a news reporter and anchor for television stations in Canada, Washington, Oregon, and Wisconsin, she is Assistant Professor of Life Sciences Communication at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, co-host of WeekEnd on Wisconsin Public Television, and producer of award-winning documentaries including No Word for Goodbye, Spring of Discontent, Throwaway Future, and Nation Within a Nation.