Download e-book for kindle: Flint Hills (Images of America) by Greg A. Hoots

By Greg A. Hoots

ISBN-10: 0738583138

ISBN-13: 9780738583136

ISBN-10: 1531655262

ISBN-13: 9781531655266

The Kansas Flint Hills stretch throughout a dozen counties within the japanese half the Sunflower country. The area boasts rolling hills lined in local grasses, together with the tallgrass forms distinct to the realm. Dubbed the "Great American barren region" by means of pioneers dealing with the prairie's vastness, the wealthy grassland grew to become domestic to settlers pursuing ranching and farming organisations. pictures of the US: Flint Hills provides over two hundred old pictures from a half-dozen counties within the zone. integrated are classic images from the local Stone Scenic Byway and the Flint Hills Scenic Byway that transverse the district. additionally incorporated are perspectives of Council Grove, the final position that tourists may possibly buy provides sooner than leaving at the Santa Fe path. The Davis Ranch, which encompassed all of what's now the Tallgrass Prairie look after, is obvious in old pictures by no means released prior to. the quantity concludes with images of Flint Hills cowboys at paintings and at play.

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