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Moberg, Vilhelm 1898-1973

Overview
Works: 3,341 works in 6,296 publications in 10 languages and 19,533 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Historical fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Drama  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Biography  Epic fiction 
Roles: Author, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Composer, Creator, Editor, Dedicatee, Honoree, Correspondent, Publishing director, Dissertant, Director, Adapter, Narrator
Classifications: PT9875.M5, 839.736
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Publications about Vilhelm Moberg
Publications by Vilhelm Moberg
Publications by Vilhelm Moberg, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Vilhelm Moberg
Unto a good land : a novel by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
142 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,912 libraries worldwide
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
The emigrants : a novel by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
170 editions published between 1930 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,800 libraries worldwide
Swedish family make long, arduous journey across the Atlantic to America
A history of the Swedish people by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
50 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in English and held by 1,597 libraries worldwide
Popular, anecdotal survey of Sweden's history
The last letter home by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
26 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 945 libraries worldwide
From the Publisher: Book Four portrays the Nilsson family during the turmoil of living through the era of the Civil War and Dakota Conflict and their prospering in the midst of Minnesota's growing Swedish community of the 1860s-90s
The settlers by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
66 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 813 libraries worldwide
Karl Oskar and Kristina Nilsson struggle to prosper on their new farm in Minnesota during the 1850s. Kristina, coping with a feeling of loss for Sweden and the difficulty of adapting to a new land, draws strenth from a new found spirituality. Karl Oskar brings more land under cultivation and harvests rye, wheat, and corn. Together they survive blizzards, grasshopper plagues, wildcat speculation in currnecy, and self-righteous neighbors
A time on earth by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
16 editions published between 1963 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 462 libraries worldwide
Aging Swedish immigrant lives out his days in modest Southern California hotel room where he thinks back to his childhood and the tragic fate of his idol, an older brother
When I was a child by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
36 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 451 libraries worldwide
At the beginning of the twentieth century, in the poverty-stricken Swedish region of Smaland, young Valter, the son of a soldier, explores the world around him and watches his older brothers emigrate to America. In this novel of the life of a farm boy, first published in three volumes in 1946, Vilhelm Moberg sensitively explores his own childhood. With gentle irony and a loving knowledge of the landscape, the people, and the large issue of class struggle, Moberg offers American readers a deeply moving view of the other side of Swedish immigration
The unknown Swedes : a book about Swedes and America, past and present by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
22 editions published between 1950 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 409 libraries worldwide
Roger McKnight's translation of The Unknown Swedes is the first English-language book to reveal Moberg's views on emigration, America, and Sweden. In the 1950 edition of The Unknown Swedes, Moberg was guardedly optimistic about the United States. In 1968 Moberg, distraught at America's involvement in the Vietnam War, appended the chapter "Twenty Years Later" to the new edition of The Unknown Swedes. This essay attacks "vulgar patriotism" in America
Sänkt sedebetyg by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
83 editions published between 1935 and 1975 in 5 languages and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Den bondefødte redaktør Knut Toring gør op med byen, sit ægteskab og sit blad og vender tilbage til sin hjemegn for at forbedre ungdommens kår dér
Sista brevet till Sverige by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
51 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Roman om svenske invandrere i Nordamerika i det nittende århundredes sidste halvdel
Raskens; en soldatfamiljs historia by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
64 editions published between 1927 and 2007 in Swedish and Undetermined and held by 142 libraries worldwide
The earth is ours, a novel by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
3 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Rid i natt! : roman från Värend 1650 by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
57 editions published between 1941 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Roman om svenske bønders oprør mod adelens undertrykkelsesforsøg i det 17. århundrede
Din stund på jorden : roman by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
22 editions published between 1963 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Roman om en svensk-amerikaners tilbageblik på sit liv
The brides of midsummer by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
For centuries, people have celebrated every Midsummer's Eve at an ancient spring near a small Swedish village. On that special night, when unmarried men and women dance and some unusual activities are permitted, the Bridal Spring has special powers. Vilhelm Moberg introduces four musicians on the last day that each one will ever know: a curmudgeonly fiddler from the 1930s, a sad and conscientious key-harp player from the plague era of 1711, a ne'er-do-well who plays the flute in 1545, and a goat-horn blower from prehistoric times who, like the others, only seeks happiness with a woman. Binding their stories together is the voice of the Bridal Spring itself, tart and grudgingly compassionate--and slow to reveal its secret
A.P. Rosell, bankdirektör by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
50 editions published between 1932 and 1976 in 4 languages and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Ironisk billede af Sverige i 1930'erne gennem skildringer af en almægtig bankdirektørs korrumperede verden
A history of the Swedish people by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
5 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Mans kvinna : roman från Värend på 1790-talet by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
52 editions published between 1933 and 1974 in 4 languages and held by 104 libraries worldwide
De knutna händerna; roman by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
51 editions published between 1930 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Roman om konflikten mellem en svensk bonde, der stædigt holder på det gamle, og hans børn, som drages mod byen
Giv oss jorden! by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )
41 editions published between 1939 and 1975 in Swedish and Undetermined and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Den bondefødte redaktør Knut Toring gør op med byen, sit ægteskab og sit blad og vender tilbage til sin hjemegn for at forbedre ungdommens kår dér
 
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Alternative Names
Moberg, Carl A. 1898-1973
Moberg, Carl Arthur Vilhelm, 1898-1973
Moberg Carl Artur Vilhelm
Moberg Carl Artur Vilhelm 1898-1973
Moberg, Vilhelm
Möberg, Vilhelm 1898-1973
Moberg, Vilhelm Karl Artur
Moberg, Wilhelm.
Moberg Wilhelm 1898-1973
Mobergas Vilhelmas
Mobergs, V. (Vilhelms), 1898-1973
Mobergs, Vilhelm 1898-1973
Mobergs Vilhelms
Mobergs, Vilhelms 1898-1973
Muberg, Vilʹchelʹm
Muberg, Vilʹchelʹm 1898-1973
Mubergas Vilhelmas
Mubergas, Vilhelmas 1898-1973
Mūbergs, Vilhelms
Mūbergs, Vilhelms 1898-1973
Mūberi, Viruherumu 1898-1973
Muberj, Vilhelm 1898-1973
Mūbīrgh, Fīlhilm 1898-1973
Vilhelm Moberg schwedischer Schriftsteller
Vilhelm Moberg švédský prozaik a dramatik
Vilhelm Moberg svensk forfatter
Vilhelm Moberg Swedish author and historian
Vilhelm Moberg Zweeds journalist
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Вильхельм Муберг
Вільгельм Моберґ
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Муберг Вильхельм
ムーベリ, ヴィルヘルム
Languages
Swedish (707)
English (250)
Latvian (25)
French (16)
German (7)
Danish (7)
Finnish (3)
Spanish (1)
Russian (1)
Norwegian (1)
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