Tales from the Homestead

A History of Prairie Pioneers, 1867–1914

ISBN 9781772033892
Softcover | Publication Date: May 3, 2022
Book Dimensions: 6 in. x 9 in.
288 Pages
$29.95 CAD

About the Book

A compilation of thirty-six personal homesteader stories, providing unique insight into the daily life of prairie pioneers.

About the Author(s)

Sandra Rollings-Magnusson is an Associate Professor of Sociology at MacEwan University. She has studied western Canadian homesteaders for over thirty years. Since receiving a Master’s Degree from the University of Regina and a PhD from the University of Alberta, she has written numerous academic journal articles on homesteading life and lectured on a number of homesteading topics. She has also written two books, Heavy Burdens on Small Shoulders: The Labour of Pioneer Children on the Canadian Prairies (University of Alberta Press) and The Homesteaders (University of Regina Press).