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In the far country

Warren E. Schwartz

In the far country

a portrait of three generations

by Warren E. Schwartz

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Published by American Historical Society of Germans from Russia in Lincoln, Neb .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Schwartz family -- Fiction.,
    • Swiss -- West (U.S.) -- Fiction.,
    • Mennonites -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Warren E. Schwartz.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3569.C5678 I6 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 217 p. :
      Number of Pages217
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2875218M
      ISBN 100914222147
      LC Control Number84072555
      OCLC/WorldCa11283139

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      A literature professor invites us to sit in on some classes. The co-founder of Stanford’s Literary Lab and Center for the Study of the Novel, Moretti (Emeritus, Humanities/Stanford Univ.; Distant Reading, , etc.) collects an “odd quintet” of his university lectures on fiction, film, drama, and art and adds another, “Teaching in America,” in which he bemoans the university acting Author: Franco Moretti.   In A Sunburned Country is his report on what he found in an entirely different place: Australia, the country that doubles as a continent, and a place with the friendliest inhabitants, the hottest, driest weather, and the most peculiar and lethal wildlife to be found on the planet. The result is a deliciously funny, fact-filled, and adventurous /5().

      In a Far Country London once again reflects his personal background into this work of literature by making the characters work for what they want. The main character is a man named Carter Weatherbee. Him and a bunch of other men are traveling to the treacherous Yukon who must try and reach a small settlement there.   A Far Country by Daniel Mason in CHM, DOC, RTF download e-book. Welcome to our site, dear reader! All content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of it's content suppliers and protected by US and international copyright laws%().


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