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The enduring hills

Author: Janice Holt Giles
Publisher: Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, 1971, 1950.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Doubleday large print home library edView all editions and formats
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Hod Pierce differs from his simple, moral family on Piney Ridge only in that he is endowed with ambition. His longing to see and make his mark on the world eventually causes him to enlist in the army and escape from thehills. While in service he meets Mary, a young school teacher from Louisville, and they are married at the end of the war. Mary is understanding but shocked when she meets his family in their  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Janice Holt Giles
ISBN: 0739432567 9780739432563
OCLC Number: 52229842
Description: 525 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Janice Holt Giles.

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Hod Pierce differs from his simple, moral family on Piney Ridge only in that he is endowed with ambition. His longing to see and make his mark on the world eventually causes him to enlist in the army and escape from thehills. While in service he meets Mary, a young school teacher from Louisville, and they are married at the end of the war. Mary is understanding but shocked when she meets his family in their primitive home.

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