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Homestead

Author: Rosina Lippi
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Mariner books edView all editions and formats
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Follows the passions and fortunes of three neighboring families living in a tiny remote village in the Austrial Alps from 1909 to the late 1970s.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rosina Lippi
ISBN: 0395977711 9780395977712
OCLC Number: 40979911
Notes: "A Mariner book."
Awards: Winner of Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association Award (Regional Book) 1999
Short-listed for Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction (Fiction) 2001
Description: 210 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Anna, Bengat Homestead, 1909 1 --
Johanna, Bent Elbow Homestead, 1916 20 --
Isabella, Bengat Homestead, 1917 57 --
Angelika, Bent Elbow Homestead, 1920 70 --
Barbara, Bengat Homestead, 1921 72 --
Wainwright's Katharina, 1938 87 --
Mikatrin, Bent Elbow Homestead, 1943 103 --
Bengat's Olga at the Dairy, 1946 123 --
Alois's Katharina at the Dairy, 1950 131 --
Martha, Rosenau School, 1959 145 --
Lilimarlene, Bengat Homestead, 1974 168 --
Laura, Bent Elbow Homestead, 1977 185 --
Clan Charts 196 --
Naming Conventions 201 --
Pronunciation Guide 203.
Responsibility: Rosina Lippi.
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Follows the passions and fortunes of three neighboring families living in a tiny remote village in the Austrial Alps from 1909 to the late 1970s.

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