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Buckeye Schoolmaster
A Chronicle of Midwestern Rural Life, 1853–1865
Edited by J. Merton England

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The journals and diaries of John M. Roberts provide a view of the life and thoughts of a young schoolmaster, miller, itinerant bookseller, and farmer in central Ohio in a time of rising sectional crisis and Civil War.

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Cover of book is purple with dark purple and blue type and a black and white image of books and a globe.

Published in 1996
LC: 96-004279 F
322 pp. 6 x 9

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Paper $19.95 t
ISBN 978-0-87972-696-6
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