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The Americanization of Christina Hillius: German-Russian Emigrant to North Dakota. By Gordon L. Iseminger, State Historical Society of North Dakota, Bismarck, North Dakota, 1986, 36 pages, $8.00 Softcover.
Angels Over the Rooftop. By Bill Kraft, illustrated by Karla Kraft, Self-published, previously published in Minnesota Moments, November/December 2006, 2007, 9 pages, $12.00 Softcover.

Bending the Twig: A Memoir. By Kenneth Goetz, 1st Books Library, Bloomington, Indiana, 2002, 191 pages, $15.00 Softcover.

The Black Sea Germans in the Dakotas. By George Rath. Pine Hill Press, Freeman, South Dakota, 1977, 436 pages, $35.00 Softcover.

A Conflict of Three Cultures: Germans from Russia In America. By Herman Roemmich, North Dakota Institute for Regional Studies, North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo, North Dakota, 1991, 58 pages, $23.00 Hardcover. (German and English texts)

A Considered View: The Photographs of Wayne Gudmundson. Institute for Regional Studies, North Dakota State University Libraries and Plains Art Museum, Fargo, North Dakota, 2007, 103 pages, $30.00 Hardcover.

Dakota Kraut: collected Notes on How I Learned to Love my Accent and Ancestry, 1983-2003. By Ronald J, Vossler, Germans from Russia Heritage Collection, North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo, North Dakota, 2003, 270 pages, $30.00 Softcover.

Daughters of Dakota. Series of books edited by Sally Roesch Wagner including The Long Stories; and Stories from the Black Hills. $16.00 for volume 6, Softcover.

Dakota Circle: Excursions on the True Plains. By Tom Isern, Institute for Regional Studies, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, 2000, 195 pages, $20.00 Hardcover.

Experiences from My Missionary Life in the Dakotas. By Reverend Peter Bauer, Translated and edited by Armand and Elaine Levi Bauer, Central Publishing House, Cleveland, Ohio, 47 pages, $12.00 Softcover.

The Farm at Pony Gulch. By Patsy Knalson Ramberg, Germans from Russia Heritage Collection, North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo, North Dakota, 2012, 127 pages, $20.00 Softcover.

2012 Beverley M. Paulson Family History Memoir Award, Heritage Education Commission, Minnesota State University-Moorhead

Fellowship of the Sausage Ring: A Meditation on Wascht. By Ron Vossler. Germans from Russia Heritage Collection, North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo, North Dakota, 2012, 20 pages, $4 Softcover

From the Banat to North Dakota: A History of the German-Hungarian Pioneers in Western North Dakota. By David Dreyer and Josette S. Hatter, Institute for Regional Studies, North Dakota State Unive

rsity, Fargo, North Dakota, 2006, 231 pages, $20.00 Softcover.

Gentle People: A Case Study of Rockport Colony Hutterites. By Joanita Kant, Prairie View Press, Brookings, South Dakota, 2011, 120 pages, $16.00 Softcover.
Gottlob Lerch: A Story. By F.B. Urban, translated by Ingeborg Wallner Smith, Germans from Russia Heritage Collection, North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo, North Dakota, 2003, 96 pages, $15.00 Softcover.
Graf-Buck Family Heritage: Family Photographs and Memories of Streeter, North Dakota. Germans from Russia Heritage Collection, North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo, North Dakota, 2005, 183 pages, $35.00 Softcover.
Greetings from North Dakota: Address and Date Book. Institute for Regional Studies, North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo, North Dakota, 2006, $14.00 Softcover.
Growing Up Catholic. By Niomi Rohn Phillips, Self-published, Parks Rapids, Minnesota, 2014, 105 pages, $10.00 Softcover.
Growing Up in New Leipzig: Family, Faith and Friends. By Dennis R. Dubs, Self-published, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 2010, 222 pages, includes 2 CD's, $50.00 Softcover.

Growing Up in North Dakota: A Memoir. By Philo T. Pritzkau, Germans from Russia Heritage Collection, North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo, North Dakota, 1996, 102 pages, $14.00 Softcover.

Happy Home Farm. By Reinhold Reinhardt Bietz and Family Contributors, Teach Services, Inc., Brushton, New York, 1994, 112 pages, $14.00 Softcover.

History of North Dakota. By Elwyn B. Robinson, Institute for Regional Studies, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, 1995, 610 pages, $25.00 Softcover.
The House on the Knoll: My German-Russian Family. By Marylyn (Pausson) Diebold, Lulu Publishing, LaVergne, Tennessee, 2010, 95 pages, $16.00 Softcover.

Hutterites of South Dakota: The Schmiedleleut. By Joanita Kant, Llumnina Press, Coral Gables, Florida, 2006, 254 pages, $85.00 Softcover.

Iron Spirits. By Nicholas Churchin Vrooman and Patrice Avon Marvin, Photographs by Jane and Wayne Gudmundson, North Dakota Council on the Arts, Fargo, North Dakota, 1982, 116 pages, $20.00 Softcover.

The Johannes Baumgartner Story and Genealogy: Bicentennial Edition: 1774 - 1974. By John J. Baumgartner, Jr., Self-published, Strasburg, North Dakota, 1974, 52 pages, $10.00 Softcover. (reprint)

Johnny Schmidt: Son of a Dakota Pioneer. By B. A. Bose, Germans from Russia Heritage Collection, North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo, North Dakota, 2002, 250 pages, $25.00 Softcover. Currently Out of Print.

The Last Link: Dakota Territory Logan County, 1887. Old North Dakota Memories & The Weispfennings & Muellers: Our Early American Experience in the Dakota Territory. Germans from Russia Heritage Collection, North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo, North Dakota, 2004, 198 pages, $25.00 Softcover.

 

The Life and Times of Christoph Geiszler: A German - Russian Pioneer. Printed by Lulu.com, written in 1986, reprinted in 2012, 91 pages, $38.00 Hardcover.

Lost Shawls and Pig Spleens: Folklore, Anecdotes, and Humor of the Germans from Russia. By Ronald J. Vossler, illustrated by Andrea Trenbeath and Joshua Vossler, Germans from Russia Heritage Collection, North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo, North Dakota, 2002, 131 pages, $20.00 Softcover.

Magnificent Churches on the Prairie. By James Coomber and Sheldon Green, Institute for Regional Studies, North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo, North Dakota, 1996, 102 pages, $30.00 Softcover.

 

Memoirs of Father Anthony Kopp. By Father Anthony Kopp, Germans from Russia Heritage Collection, North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo, North Dakota, 1994, 145 pages, $20.00 Softcover.

Memory Stories II. Growing Up on the North Dakota Midwest Prairie, 1920s & 1930s, By Edward F. Keller, D.D.S., Self-published, Dickinson, North Dakota, 1997, 134 pages, $12.00 Softcover.

The Murdered Family: A Novel. By Vernon Keel, Wanamaker Press, Denver, Colorado, 2010, 347 pages, $15.00 Softcover.
My First Grade, 1932. By Dr. Edward Keller, illustrations by David Christy, Self-published, Dickinson, North Dakota, 2003, 56 pages, $15.00 Hardcover.

My First World. By Edward F. Keller, Self-published, Dickinson, North Dakota, 1995, 76 pages, Clearance for $2.00 Softcover.

My Mother's Apron. By Edward Keller, illustrations by David Christy, Self-published, Dickinson, North Dakota, 2001, 50 pages, $15.00 Hardcover.

North Dakota: Counties - Towns & People: Part I. By Joseph L. Gavett, Judd's Workshop Publications, Tacoma, Washington, 2008, 401 pages, $20.00 Softcover.
North Dakota: Counties - Towns & People: Part II. By Joseph L. Gavett, Judd's Workshop Publications, Tacoma, Washington, 2009, 394 pages, $20.00 Softcover.
North Dakota: Counties - Towns & People: Part III. By Joseph L. Gavett, Judd's Workshop Publications, Tacoma, Washington, 2010, 432 pages, $20.00 Softcover.
North Dakota: Every Town on the Map and More: A Pictorial History. By Vernell and Louise Johnson, Vintage Publications, Marceline, Missouri, 2002, 320 pages, $43.00 Hardcover.
North Dakota Immigrants: Coming to America. By Joseph L. Gavett, Wexford College Press, Palm Springs, California, 2007, 307 pages, $20.00 Softcover.
North Dakota Impressions. Photography by Chuck Haney, Farcountry Press, Helena, Montana, 2003, 80 pages, $13.00 Softcover.

North Dakota Place Names. By Douglas A. Wick, Sweetgrass Publications, Bismarck, North Dakota, 1999, 237 pages, $30.00 Softcover.

(Book out of print and not available)

North Dakota: Simply Beautiful. Photograhy by Chuck Haney, Farcountry Press, Helena, Montana, 2001, 129 pages, $35.00 Hardcover.


North Dakota Unforgettable. Farcountry Press, Helena, Montana, 2013, 120 pages, $33 Hardcover.


Not Until the Combine is Paid and Other Jokes: From the Oral Traditions of the Germans from Russia in the Dakotas. By Ronald J. Vossler, Germans from Russia Heritage Collection, North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo, North Dakota, 2001, 97 pages, $14.00 Softcover.

The Old God Still Lives: German Villagers in Czarist and Soviet Ukraine Write Their American Relatives: 1915-1924. By Ronald J. Vossler and Joshua J. Vossler, Germans from Russia Heritage Collection, North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo, North Dakota, 2006, 368 pages, includes appendix and index of names, $35.00 Softcover.

The Peter Miller (Müller) Genealogy. Compiled by Michael M. Miller and Linda M. Haag, Germans from Russia Heritage Collection, North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo, North Dakota, 2008, 271 pages, $60.00 Softcover.

Müller Genealogy from Germany. Compiled by Alois Speicher, Neuwied, Germany, Prepared by Michael M. Miller and Linda M. Haag, Germans from Russia Heritage Collection, North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo, North Dakota, 2008, 71 pages, $25.00 Softcover.

Pioneers and Their Sons: One Hundred Sixty-Five Family Histories, Volume I. By Monsignor George P. Aberle, Germans from Russia Heritage Society, Bismarck, North Dakota, 2008, 473 pages, $65.00 Softcover.

Pioneers and Their Sons: One Hundred Sixty-Five Family Histories, Volume II. By Monsignor George P. Aberle, Germans from Russia Heritage Society, Bismarck, North Dakota, 1997, 401 pages, $30.00 Softcover.

Plains Folk: North Dakota's Ethnic History. By William C. Sherman and Playford V. Thorson, Institute for Regional Studies, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, 1986, 431 pages, $38.00 Hardcover.

Prairie Challenge and Beyond. By Esther M. Voegele, Williams EMW Press, Elk Grove, California, 2004, 180 pages, $16.00 Softcover.
Prairie Churches. By Lauren Hardmeyer Donovan, Foreward and Epilogue by Thomas D. Isern, Tasora Books, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2012, 118 pages, $40.00 Hardcover.
Prairie Mosaic: An Ethnic Atlas of Rural North Dakota. By William C. Sherman, North Dakota Institute for Regional Studies, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, 1983, 152 pages, $60.00 Hardcover.
Remembering... A Town That Was: A Memoir. By Myrna Miller Messer, BookSurge LLC, Charleston, South Carolina, 2006, 283 pages, $20.00 Softcover.

Rose Berries in Autumn. By Nina Farley Wishek, North Plains Press, Aberdeen, South Dakota, 1983, 86 pages, $12.00 Softcover.

Series of books by Pauline Neher Diede. Including Consider God's Promises: My Christian Faith Journey; Homesteading on the Knife River Prairies; North Dakota...In Grateful Homage; The Prairie Echoes, New Salem Journal; The Prairie Was Home; and Speaking-out on Sod-House Times: Interviews. $12.00 each or $60.00 for six-book set, Softcover.

Steppes to Neu Odessa: Germans from Russia Who Settled in Odessa Township, Dakota Territory, 1872 - 1876. By Cynthia Anne Frank Stupnik, Heritage Books, Inc., Bowie, Maryland, Second Edition, 2002, 118 pages, includes maps, illustrations and surname index, $32.00 Softcover.

Tales of a Community that was... Krassna, North Dakota: A Memoir.By Angie R. Ibarra, ElderBerry Books, Krassna, North Dakota, 2011, 180 pages, $18.00 Softcover.

2012 Beverley M. Paulson Family History Scrapbook Award, Heritage Education Commission, Minnesota State University-Moorhead

Tender Hands: Ruth's Story of Healing. By Ruth Weil Kusler with Peggy Sailer O'Neil, Germans from Russia Heritage Collection, North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo, North Dakota, 1998, 69 pages, $14.00 Softcover.

Tracing Your Dakota Roots: A Guide to Genealogical Research in the Dakotas: Second Edition. By Jo Ann B. Winistorfer & Cathy A. Langemo, Second Edition, Dakota Roots, Bismarck, North Dakota, 2006, 208 pages, $25.00 Softcover.

Trixie, My Shetland Pony. By Dr. Edward Keller, Illustrations by David Christy, Self-published, Dickinson, North Dakota, 2005, 60 pages, $15.00 Hardcover.
Tumbleweeds Burning: A Novel, an Epic Saga of Grit and Courage across Two Continents. By Milt Ost, Xlibris LLC, 2014, 259 pages, $20.00 Softcover.

Twice Pioneers. Compiled by Irvin M. Schmidt, Self-published, Tacoma, Washington, 1995, 631 pages, $60.00 Softcover.

Unwanted Bread: The Challenge of Farming and Ranching. By Sheldon Green and James Coomber, Institute for Regional Studies, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, 2000, 160 pages, $25.00 Softcover.

The Way It Was Book Series. Edited by Everett C. Albers and D. Jerome Tweton, The Grass Roots Press, Fessenden, North Dakota, including The Sod-Busters; Norwegian Homesteaders; The Cowboy & Ranchers; Germans from Russia Settlers; Native People; and The Townspeople, $13.00 each or $72.00 for six-book set, Softcover.
Visions of the Prairie. By David Paukert, Four Color Print Group, Louisville, Kentucky, 2013, 104 pages, $40.00 Hardcover.

We'll Meet Again in Heaven: Germans in the Soviet Union Write Their American Relatives: 1925-1937. By Ronald J. Vossler, Germans from Russia Heritage Collection, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, 2001, 314 pages, $45.00 Softcover & DVD.

Who Dealt This Mess?. By Pat Galvin. Designed, edited and published by Jo Ann B. Winistorfer, Quality Printing, Bismarck, North Dakota, 2009, 293 pages, $8.00 Softcover.

Women of the Northern Plains: Gender and Settlement on the Homestead Frontier, 1870-1930. By Barbara Handy-Marchello, St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2005, 205 pages, $20.00 Softcover.

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