The Emigrants

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Minnesota Historical Society Press, 1991 - Fiction - 351 pages
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Bojer's novel of Norwegian emigration in the 1880s tells of young villagers who leave the Old World to seek a better life. Their trek takes them to homesteads in North Dakota, where they find that breaking the sod and surviving blizzards are easier than feeling at home in this new land. First published in 1925.

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User Review  - Kathy Halsan - Goodreads

This book was written in 1924, 100 years after the first organized emigration from Norway to America. Published first in Norwegian for Norwegians, the story begins with the social and economic ... Read full review

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User Review  - Mo - Goodreads

After reading "Giant of the Earth" I found this just as engrossing. To think that it was written in 1925! Read full review

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