The Resource Some Luck, Jane Smiley, (eBook)

Some Luck, Jane Smiley, (eBook)

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Some Luck
Title
Some Luck
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Jane Smiley
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eng
Summary
Longlisted for the 2014 National Book AwardFrom the winner of the Pulitzer Prize: a powerful, engrossing new novel--the life and times of a remarkable family over three transformative decades in America. On their farm in Denby, Iowa, Rosanna and Walter Langdon abide by time-honored values that they pass on to their five wildly different children: from Frank, the handsome, willful first born, and Joe, whose love of animals and the land sustains him, to Claire, who earns a special place in her father's heart. Each chapter in Some Luck covers a single year, beginning in 1920, as American soldiers like Walter return home from World War I, and going up through the early 1950s, with the country on the cusp of enormous social and economic change. As the Langdons branch out from Iowa to both coasts of America, the personal and the historical merge seamlessly: one moment electricity is just beginning to power the farm, and the next a son is..
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Smiley, Jane
Language note
English
Series statement
Last Hundred Years: A Family Saga Series, Book 1
Label
Some Luck, Jane Smiley, (eBook)
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http://austinlibrary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=B33C1351-1B4F-459B-9E81-E10F9CCF6ECB
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B33C1351-1B4F-459B-9E81-E10F9CCF6ECB
Label
Some Luck, Jane Smiley, (eBook)
Link
http://austinlibrary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=B33C1351-1B4F-459B-9E81-E10F9CCF6ECB
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Control code
883361213
Dimensions
unknown
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
B33C1351-1B4F-459B-9E81-E10F9CCF6ECB

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