Six Generations Here: A Family Farm Remembers recounts the story of the Krueger family farm in Watertown, Wisconsin since coming to America in 1851 for economic opportunity. Author Marjorie L. McLellan reveals the struggles of rural immigrant life over six generations. The Kruegers always incorporated their past traditions with the needs of the pre..
The book, Lombardi and Me: Players, Coaches, and Colleagues Talk About the Man and the Myth by Paul Hornung with Billy Reed explains the legendary Vince Lombardi through the words of the men who knew him the best. Former player and author Paul Hornung, one of Lombardi?s biggest challenges and brightest stars of his time, interviewed the players, c..
Building Taliesen: A Home of Love and Loss by Ron McCrea tells the fascinating story of the building of Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesen, which became the architest's principal residence for the later years of his life. The book includes photos of Taliesen under construction and illustrates Wright's own recollections of the first summer there. The aut..
Vacation Memories: A Family Journal - This journal is the perfect companion to any vacation! Record the specifics of your vacation on the Where, When, & How pages; then use the blank pages to write special thoughts, and for vacation pictures. A portion of the profits from the sale of this book will be donated to charities of the publisher?s ch..
This Wicked Rebellion- Wisconsin Civil War Soldiers Write Home is a book recounting the stories of the men and women from Wisconsin who took part in the War for the Union. Over 150 years after it began, the Civil War still fascinates the American public. Editor John Zimm draws from over 11,000 letters in the Wisconsin Historical Society's Civil War..
This Famous Wisconsin Film Stars book features many famous stars. From former Soldiers Grove teacher Agnes Moorehead to Milwaukee's Zucker Brothers, Wisconsin has produced more than its share of film stars and author Kristin Gilpatrick profiles them in Famous Wisconsin Film Stars. This book focuses particularly on the Wisconsin ties of natives wh..
Wisconsin Portraits: 55 People Who Made A Difference by Martin Hintz will introduce you to 55 exceptional people. Some were born in Wisconsin, and others moved here. Some lived long ago, and others are still alive today. They all have one thing in common, though: they did something special that made a difference in the world. Nearly all of th..
Any Damn Fool Can Be a Farmer - What was it like to live, work, and play on a small dairy farm during the Great Depression? Here?s a firsthand account from a farm boy who would later travel the world, but who never forgot his childhood years on the family farm in Janesville, Wisconsin. Join the author as he relives the daily challenges and joys o..
Wisconsin's Own: Twenty Remarkable Homes tells the story of the people who built some of Wisconsin's most notable historic homes, as well as the considerable contribution those historic homes have made to American residential architecture. This stunning book is filled with questions often asked about notable historic homes. These homes are repre..