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Out of this furnace

Author: Thomas Bell
Publisher: [Pittsburgh] : University of Pittsburgh Press, [1976], ©1941.
Series: Pitt paperback, 120.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The novel begins in the mid-1880s with the naive blundering career of Djuro Kracha. It tracks his arrival from the old country as he walked from New York to White Haven, his later migration to the steel mills of Braddock, and his eventual downfall through foolish financial speculations and an extramarital affair.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Autobiographical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bell, Thomas, 1903-1961.
Out of this furnace.
[Pittsburgh] : University of Pittsburgh Press, [1976] c1941
(OCoLC)596823971
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Bell
ISBN: 0822933217 9780822933212 0822952734 9780822952732
OCLC Number: 2610527
Notes: Reprint of the ed. published by Little, Brown, Boston.
Description: 424 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Pitt paperback, 120.
Responsibility: by Thomas Bell ; with an afterword by David P. Demarest, Jr.
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Our all-time bestseller -- a novel about three generations of an immigrant Slovak family working in the steel mills of Braddock, Pennsylvania.  Read more...

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"A wonderful book to use for a survey of American history."--Mary Frederickson, University of Alabama

 
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