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Read & Download O Pioneers ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Th courage and resolve Alexandra fights long and hard to transform her father’s patch of raw wind blasted prairie into a highly profitable businessA gripping saga of love murder greed failure and triumph O Pioneers vividly portrays the hardships of prairie life Above all it champ. I read this book many times Why Its a beautiful book and georgous stage play This was the first professional Euity play our daughter was in at the age of 9I want to read another Willa Cather book soon My Antonia was also wonderfulA book I haven t read yet and would like to is The Professor s House Willa Cather is a beautiful writer Three Railway Engines yet and would like to is The Professor s House Willa Cather is a beautiful writer

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Read & Download O Pioneers ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free The history of every country begins in the heart of a man or a woman writes Willa Cather in O Pioneers The country is America; the woman is Alexandra Bergson a fiercely independent young Swedish immigrant girl who inherits her father’s farm in Nebraska A model of emotional streng. I was entranced by the Nebraska prairie and a wonderful leading woman living a century ago a time and place I have never been but which leaped from the pages with simple craftsmanship to sculpt the landscape of my mind s eye as Alexandra transformed both her fields and the lives of those around herThe final thirteen pages felt written by or about a different person not the author and protagonist I thought I knew Prairie SpringThe novel opens with a poem contrasting the harsh landscape with the power of youth to trigger change including Evening and the flat landThe toiling horses the tired menSullen fires of sunset fadingThe eternal unresponsive skyAgainst all this YouthFlaming like the wild rosesFlashing like a star out of the twilight Part I The Wild LandAt barely twenty Alexandra Bergson takes over her late father s land aided by hard working but risk averse brothers Lou and Oscar aged 17 and 19 She has big plans to try new things buy land employ farmhands and get little Emil aged 5 educated Alexandra is the leading person but the landscape is the main character Everyone in The Divide is an outsider identified by their heritage Swedish French Bohemian etc as they strive to survive and conuer the harsh and unfamiliar soil and climate while battling blizzards prairie dogs snakes cholera and debt Many cling to the Old World belief that land in itself is desirable But this land was an enigma and there is the constant fear that men were too weak to make a mark here But Alexandra is a womanFirst impressions are conjured by short plain words gray anchored haphazard howling wind frozen straying straggled open plain impermanence tough prairie sod The simple but carefully chosen language of landscape reminds me of Kent Haruf s Colorado high plains see my reviews of Plainsong and EventideThe vast bleak and beautiful place whose capricious moods both give and take life reminds me of J n Kalman Stef nsson s Iceland see my reviews HEREPart II Neighboring FieldsSixteen years later and the writing style is the same but the landscape is transformed checker board fields white roads at right angles telephone cables steel windmills gaily painted farmhouses rather than being made of sod and gilded weather vanes The brown earth with such a strong clean smell and such a power of growth and fertility in it now It gives itself ungrudgingly to the moods of the season holding nothing back Humans have won Alexandra chief among them The land had its little joke It pretended to be poor because nobody knew how to work it right Freed from the stress of basic survival pleasure can sometimes be indulged friendships and marriages formed children born the adventure of university But it s the tentative relationships that uietly dominate in the shadows the ones that society can t condone view spoilerUnhappily married Marie picks cherries while Emil scythes the grass of her orchard hide spoiler

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Read & Download O Pioneers ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ions the belief that hard work is the surest road to personal fulfillment Described upon publication in The New York Times as “American in the best sense of the word” O Pioneers celebrates the men and women who struggled to build a nation that is both compelling and contradicto. O Pioneers Great Plains Trilogy 1 Willa Cather O Pioneers is a 1913 novel by American author Willa Cather written while she was living in New York It is the first novel of her Great Plains trilogy followed by The Song of the Lark 1915 and My ntonia 1918 O Pioneers tells the story of the Bergsons a family of Swedish American immigrants in the farm country near the fictional town of Hanover Nebraska at the turn of the 20th century The main character Alexandra Bergson inherits the family farmland when her father dies and she devotes her life to making the farm a viable enterprise at a time when many other immigrant families are giving up and leaving the prairie The novel is also concerned with two romantic relationships one between Alexandra and family friend Carl Linstrum and the other between Alexandra s brother Emil and the married Marie Shabata O pioneers Willa Cather edited by Susan J Rosowski Charles W Mignon with Kathleen Danker historical essay and explanatory notes by David Stouck Lincoln University Of Nebraska Press 1992 1371 ISBN 080321457X XI 391 Pages 1994 20 1913 1915 1918 1873 1947 1923 1922 17041399


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