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The desert crop

Author: Catherine Cookson
Publisher: New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, [1999]
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A coming-of-age novel featuring a farmer's son in 19th century New England. Daniel Stewart wants to be a doctor, but his father won't pay for studies, spending his money on drink and on making babies with his second wife. When the father dies, Daniel must care for the family, which ends his prospects of studies as well as marriage to his love. By the author of The Lady on My Left.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Catherine Cookson
ISBN: 0684856832 9780684856834
OCLC Number: 39763905
Description: 318 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Catherine Cookson.

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A coming-of-age novel featuring a farmer's son in 19th century New England. Daniel Stewart wants to be a doctor, but his father won't pay for studies, spending his money on drink and on making babies with his second wife. When the father dies, Daniel must care for the family, which ends his prospects of studies as well as marriage to his love. By the author of The Lady on My Left.

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