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Author: Vilhelm Moberg; Gustaf Lannestock
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, 1954.
Series: Emigrants, 2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Karl Oskar Nilsson and his family and friends arrive from Sweden in 1850 to face the struggles in their new American homeland. In this book the emigrants disembark in New York City. Their journey to a new home in Minnesota Territory takes them by riverboat, steam wagon, Great Lakes steamship, and oxcart to Chisago County. Each settler is entitled to 160 acres, but arriving too late to plant a crop, Nilsson, his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Moberg, Vilhelm, 1898-1973.
Unto a good land.
New York : Simon and Schuster, 1954
(OCoLC)575640826
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vilhelm Moberg; Gustaf Lannestock
ISBN: 9997405013 9789997405012
OCLC Number: 2779048
Notes: Sequel to: The emigrants. Sequel: The settlers ; and, The last letter home.
Description: 309 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Emigrants, 2.
Other Titles: Invandrarna.
Responsibility: by Vilhelm Moberg ; translated from the Swedish by Gustaf Lannestock.

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Karl Oskar Nilsson and his family and friends arrive from Sweden in 1850 to face the struggles in their new American homeland. In this book the emigrants disembark in New York City. Their journey to a new home in Minnesota Territory takes them by riverboat, steam wagon, Great Lakes steamship, and oxcart to Chisago County. Each settler is entitled to 160 acres, but arriving too late to plant a crop, Nilsson, his family, and friends face particular hardships in their first year in America.

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