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Mary Lethert Wingerd is associate professor of history at St. Cloud State University in St. Cloud, Minnesota. She is the author of Claiming the City: Politics, Faith, and the Power of Place in St. Paul.
This filled in the gaps in so many ways and is easy to read and a great resource.
Mary Lethert Wingerd uncovers the buried past of early Minnesota, "...the rich history that flows beneath their feet, like veins of precious metal."
It is a good look at the history of Minnesota, with lots of great primary source materials.
I was eagerly awaiting a new history of Minnesota, and "North Country' was recommended. The entire tone of this very long book, desperately in need of editing, was set from the... Read morePublished on March 13, 2012 by R. Hippert
The book came on time and in great shape. The book is interesting. I am researching early Minnesota history and this book will take me deep into that work.Published on September 4, 2011 by Jon V Anderson
...such as a plague of locusts biting cattle and causing 'blood poisoning'. I contacted the U of MN entomology department and they agreed that this could not happen. Read morePublished on April 27, 2011 by Steven F. Brown