O Pioneers! (Paperback)

By Willa Cather

Empire Books, 9781619492776, 170pp.

Publication Date: January 19, 2012

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback, Danish (12/21/2018)
Paperback, Dutch (12/21/2018)
Paperback, French (12/21/2018)
Paperback, Friesian (Use Fry) (12/21/2018)
Paperback, Estonian (12/21/2018)
Paperback, Corsican (12/21/2018)
Paperback, Finnish (12/21/2018)
Paperback, Bosnian (12/21/2018)
Paperback (7/8/2008)
Paperback, Albanian (12/21/2018)
Paperback, Afrikaans (12/21/2018)
Paperback (7/30/2008)
Paperback (10/17/2010)

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Description

Cather's sentimental and somewhat controversial novel tells the story of the Bergsons, a family of Swedish pioneers that settles for life in the American prairie. While Alexandra, the family matriarch, is able to turn the family farm into a financial success, her brother Emil must grapple with the tragedy of solace and forbidden love. A novel surprisingly ahead of its time, this proto-feminist work touches upon a wide range of themes, including love, marriage, temptation, and isolation.