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Author: Willa Cather
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1991.
Series: Vintage classics.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st Vintage classics edView all editions and formats
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Willa Cather's Pulitzer Prize-winning narrative of the making of a young American soldier Claude Wheeler, the sensitive, aspiring protagonist of this beautifully modulated novel, resembles the youngest son of a peculiarly American fairy tale. His fortune is ready-made for him, but he refuses to settle for it. Alienated from his crass father and pious mother, all but rejected by a wife who reserves her ardor for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
War stories
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Willa Cather
ISBN: 0679737448 9780679737445 078579851X 9780785798514
OCLC Number: 23767184
Description: 371 p. ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Vintage classics.
Responsibility: Willa Cather.
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Willa Cather's Pulitzer Prize-winning narrative of the making of a young American soldier Claude Wheeler, the sensitive, aspiring protagonist of this beautifully modulated novel, resembles the youngest son of a peculiarly American fairy tale. His fortune is ready-made for him, but he refuses to settle for it. Alienated from his crass father and pious mother, all but rejected by a wife who reserves her ardor for missionary work, and dissatisfied with farming, Claude is an idealist without an ideal to cling to. It is only when his country enters the First World War that Claude finds what he has been searching for all his life.

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