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By Charles Preston Jr. Poland,Charles Preston Sr. Poland

it is a tale of the shift from the farm to the town - the main dynamic and progressive switch in America's way of life because it happened in Northern Virginia. This story is obvious and instructed in the course of the lives and eyes of 1 relatives, the Polands. via greater than a hundred thirty years, A Forgotten lifestyle tells the lifetime of a farmer, Preston Poland, and his relatives. Readers will percentage the successes and heartbreaks of the Polands whereas touring alongside in the course of the lifetime of the land, from the time of the draft horse directly to tractor and commuter van. The Polands' A Forgotten lifestyle makes background own. C. Preston Poland used to be a farmer, builder and civic chief in Northern Virginia. for 3 many years he used to be the top of the agricultural electric cooperative serving his zone. He served for a number of many years at the Loudoun County making plans fee and masses of his lifestyles as a pace-setter in his church. His existence spanned lots of the 20th century and is a sworn statement of the shift of America's lifestyle from the farm to the town. Charles Preston Poland Jr. is professor of background at Northern Virginia group university, writer of 7 books and founder and director of the Northern Virginia group university Civil conflict Museum. He has taught undergraduate and graduate classes at the heritage of Virginia and the yank Civil War.

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