Child of Steens Mountain (Paperback)

By Eileen O'Keeffe McVicker, Barbara J. Scot, Richard W. Etulain (Foreword by)

Oregon State University Press, 9780870712975, 139pp.

Publication Date: October 15, 2008



For Eileen OaKeeffe McVicker, growing up on a homestead in the West made for aa hard, happy life with layers of riches.a McVickeras memoir of a childhood spent on the southern slope of Steens Mountain offers a real-life, personal account of eastern Oregon history. While vividly describing ranch life, Child of Steens Mountain also explores universal issues of parenting, making a living, and growing up.