House of earth : a novel
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New York : Infinitum Nihil/Harper, c2013.
Edition
1st ed.
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xliv, 234 pages : ill. ; 24 cm.
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Book
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English
ISBN
9780062248398, 0062248391

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Included bibliographical references (p. [219]-221) and discography (p. [223]-224).
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"Tike and Ella May Hamlin struggle to plant roots in the arid land of the Texas Panhandle. The husband and wife live in a precarious wooden farm shack, but Tike yearns for a sturdy house that will protect them from the treacherous elements. Thanks to a five-cent government pamphlet, Tike has the know-how to build a simple adobe dwelling, a structure made from the land itself-fireproof, windproof, Dust Bowl-proof. A house of earth. Though they are one with the farm and with each other, the land on which Tike and Ella May live and work is not theirs. Due to larger forces beyond their control-including ranching conglomerates and banks-their adobe house remains painfully out of reach."--Dust jacket.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Guthrie, W., Brinkley, D., & Depp, J. (2013). House of earth: a novel . Infinitum Nihil/Harper.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Guthrie, Woody, 1912-1967, Douglas. Brinkley and Johnny. Depp. 2013. House of Earth: A Novel. New York: Infinitum Nihil/Harper.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Guthrie, Woody, 1912-1967, Douglas. Brinkley and Johnny. Depp. House of Earth: A Novel New York: Infinitum Nihil/Harper, 2013.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Guthrie, Woody, Douglas Brinkley, and Johnny Depp. House of Earth: A Novel Infinitum Nihil/Harper, 2013.

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