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One of ours

Author: Willa Cather
Publisher: New York : Barnes & Noble, 2006.
Series: Barnes & Noble Library of essential reading.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Claude Wheeler, the sensitive, aspiring protagonist of this novel has his fortune 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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
War stories
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Willa Cather
ISBN: 0760777683 9780760777688
OCLC Number: 182843364
Description: 399 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Barnes & Noble Library of essential reading.
Responsibility: Willa Cather ; introduction by Angela M. Salas.

Abstract:

Claude Wheeler, the sensitive, aspiring protagonist of this novel has his fortune 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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