One of Ours

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HarperCollins, 28.04.2015 - 352 Seiten

On the surface, Claude Wheeler appears to have a charmed life. The beloved child of a successful farmer and his wife, Claude attends an exclusive college and marries a childhood friend, but nevertheless struggles to find his purpose for living. It is only after he departs for the battlefields of Europe, that Claude is able to find what had eluded him for so long.

Willa Cather’s One of Ours won the 1923 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.

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Nutzerbericht  - rainpebble - LibraryThing

One of Ours by Willa Cather; (4 1/2*) This book is a beautifully written study of a sensitive, idealistic young man. But what elevates it to near masterpiece status is its extremely subtle depiction ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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Nutzerbericht  - Donna828 - LibraryThing

Claude Wheeler was ill-suited as a Nebraska farm boy. His longings were realized after he entered a one-sided marriage and became obsessed with the news of WWI. When he decided he must enter the fray ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

Inhalt

Chapter XI
Chapter XII
Chapter XIII
Book FourThe Voyage of the Anchises
Chapter I
Chapter II
Chapter III
Chapter IV

Chapter IX
Chapter X
Chapter XI
Chapter XII
Chapter XIII
Chapter XIV
Chapter XV
Chapter XVI
Chapter XVII
Chapter XVIII
Book TwoEnid
Chapter I
Chapter II
Chapter III
Book ThreeSunrise on the Prairie
Chapter I
Chapter II
Chapter III
Chapter IV
Chapter V
Chapter VI
Chapter VII
Chapter VIII
Chapter IX
Chapter X
Chapter V
Chapter VI
Book FiveBidding the Eagles of the West Fly On
Chapter I
Chapter II
Chapter III
Chapter IV
Chapter V
Chapter VI
Chapter VII
Chapter VIII
Chapter IX
Chapter X
Chapter XI
Chapter XII
Chapter XIII
Chapter XIV
Chapter XV
Chapter XVI
Chapter XVII
Chapter XVIII
Chapter XIX
About the Author
About the Series Copyright About the Publisher

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Willa Cather (1873-1947) was born in Virginia and raised on the Nebraska prairie. She worked as a newspaper writer, teacher, and managing editor of McClure's magazine. In addition to My Ántonia, her books include O Pioneers! (1913) and The Professor's House. She was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1923 for One of Ours.

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