Willa Cather's masterful novel marks both her return to the Nebraska of her youth and the discovery of an original literary voice. O Pioneers! vividly recalls the stories of the immigrant settlers Cather knew during her childhood and teenage years in Red Cloud. This Norton Critical Edition brings to life-through Cather's words, and through the words and images of others-the uniquely American frontier experience.
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At the turn of the last century, Alexandra, a first generation Swedish immigrant, shoulders the responsibility of managing a farm in the vast erasure of flat land and endless sky that is Nebraska and ... Read full review
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O Pioneers! tells the story of Alexandra Bergson, a first-generation immigrant to whom falls the arduous task of managing her family’s farm in turn-of-the-last-century Nebraska. After her parents die ... Read full review