My Antonia

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Release date: 2019-09-19

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HarperCollins is proud to present its incredible range of best-loved, essential classics.My Antonia is Willa Cather's masterpiece about 19th-century Nebraskan pioneers.My Antonia depicts the pioneering period of European settlement on the tall-grass prairie of the American midwest, with its beautiful yet terrifying landscape, rich ethnic mix of immigrants and native-born Americans, and communities who share life's joys and sorrows.Jim Burden recounts his memories of Antonia Shimerda, whose family settle in Nebraska from Bohemia. Together they share childhoods spent in a new world. Jim leaves the prairie for college and a career in the east, while Antonia devotes herself to her large family and productive farm. Her story is that of the land itself, a moving portrait of endurance and strength.

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Genre: Czech Republic

Collection: William Collins

Type: EPub

ISBN: 9780008322786

Additional Information

Genre: Czech Republic

Collection: William Collins

Type: EPub

ISBN: 9780008322786

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