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A thousand acres

Author: Jane Smiley
Publisher: London : Flamingo, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Larry is a successful farmer in Zebulon County, Iowa. Widowed, he has three daughters, Ginny and Rose who work on the farm, and Caroline, who is a lawyer. When Larry decides to give the ownership of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Smiley
ISBN: 0006550827 9780006550822 0006544827 9780006544821
OCLC Number: 43530347
Notes: Film tie-in.
Originally published: 1992.
Awards: Winner of Pulitzer Prize Novel Category 1992.
Description: 371 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Jane Smiley.
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'A Thousand Acres is a strong, gnarled shocker of a novel ... superb.' Sunday Times 'Epic fiction of the very highest order, naturalistic , penetrating and wholly absorbing.' Literary Review Film Read more...

 
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