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The Ranch: A Modern History of the North American Cattle Industryby Sherm Ewing
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The Ranch is an oral history told by the very people who came up with the ideas to cope with the changes in the North American beef cattle industry.
Book News Annotation:
An oral history told by the people who developed the ideas, technology and new breeds of cattle that dramatically changed the North American beef cattle industry in the 20th century. The serious problems faced by the industry in the middle of this century are described, as well as the solutions--improved breeding and technology--which saved it. B&w photos and illustrations.
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The North American beef cattle industry changed dramatically in the 20th century. The Ranch is an oral history told by the very people who came up with the ideas to cope with those changes. Engaging and memorable stories explain how the modern industry evolved.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-364) and index.
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