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Sowing Seeds of Food Sovereignty: Reflections from Rosebud

Bruce, Briana (University of Minnesota Libraries Publishing, 2019-11)
A pediatric resident physician who completed a clinical rotation on the Rosebud Indian Reservation explores the health challenges faced by the Sicangu Lakota Oyate. There are multiple upstream factors that impact the health ...

Unanswered Questions? Reflections of an Historical Sort on Library School Closures

Johnson, Timothy J (University of Minnesota Libraries Publishing, 2019-08-01)
Between 1978 and 1994, sixteen American graduate programs in library/information science closed. The author reviewed library and historical literature for discussion, analysis, or interpretation of these closures. This ...

Mr. Pepys, A Play in Two Acts

Clawson, C. Caryle (University of Minnesota Libraries Publishing, 2017-05-12)
This play is a fictionalized presentation of singular events in the life of Samuel Pepys (1633-1703). Today Pepys is best known for his diary, which is valued by historians for its colorful descriptions of life in 17th ...

Seven Girls, One Boy: A Family Endures Nazi Race Laws

Angell, Ferolyn (2016-12-20)
This is a collection of writings about a family torn apart by Nazi race laws and their experience of the Holocaust. It details the lives of a Christian family with Jewish lineage in a small town in the Brandenburg region ...

Eating Healthfully

Zimmerman, Ben G (University of Minnesota Libraries Publishing, 2016-07-19)
Ideas and/or diets for either normal weight maintenance or to lose weight are presented. Works by Michael Pollan, Mark Bittman, and Dr. Robert Atkins are mainly considered. Pollan describes and critiques the method of meat ...

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