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6 edition of Ten Thousand Acres found in the catalog.

Ten Thousand Acres

by Preston L. Gorbett

  • 272 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by PublishAmerica .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Westerns,
  • Westerns - General,
  • Fiction - Romance,
  • Fiction,
  • Romance - Historical

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8854219M
    ISBN 101591298059
    ISBN 109781591298052
    OCLC/WorldCa51456180

    Chapter Summary for Jane Smiley's A Thousand Acres, book 2 chapters 8 10 summary. Find a summary of this and each chapter of A Thousand Acres! A Thousand Acres is the powerful, mythic story of an American farm family and the land that nourishes and consumes its members. Three daughters and their husbands are pulled into a tangle of love, jealousy, and fear when their father, Larry Cook, grows too old to manage the family's fertile thousand .

      A Thousand Acres by Jane Smiley in EPUB, RTF, TXT download e-book. Welcome to our site, dear reader! All content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of it's content suppliers and protected by US and international copyright laws.   Her third book, Ten Thousand Acres: A Love Story, is a glowing tribute to the farm, a source of beef, olives and honey. Presented like a scrapbook, it's a beautiful volume, filled with.

    Books similar to A Thousand Acres A Thousand Acres. by Jane Smiley. avg. rating Ratings. Aging Larry Cook announces his intention to turn over his 1,acre farm--one of the largest in Zebulon County, Iowa--to his three daughters, Caroline, Ginny, and Rose. A man of harsh sensibilities, .   With Michelle Collins, Paul Kaye, Michael Carter, George Anton. Two Thousand Acres of Sky tells the story of single mum Abby Wallace, who escapes her inner city lifestyle with her two children to a small Scottish village/10().


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We rate books on their quality and readability, as well as the discussion they by: This is a book club review of A Thousand Acres by Jane Smiley. Our book club had seven women present who read the book in entirety, ages 31 to This was our 52nd read and our fifth Pulitzer.

We rate books on their quality and readability, as well as the discussion they prompt/5(). A Thousand Acres, told from the middle of three daughters, is a story about a small farming community in rural Iowa during the mids and is loosely based on King Lear. A bunch of tragic shit happens that is mostly the fault of the men/5(K).

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by Patrice Newell | Jan 1, Hardcover. It’s no secret that A Thousand Acres is based on William Shakespeare’s famous tragedy King Lear. Where Shakespeare’s work is about an elderly king who tries to divide up his property between his three daughters, Regan, Goneril, and Cordelia, Smiley’s novel is about an elderly farmer, Larry Cook, who tries to divide up his property between his three daughters, Rose, Ginny, and Caroline.

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With Michelle Pfeiffer, Jessica Lange, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Jason Robards. "King Lear" set on a farm in Iowa/10(5K). Jane Smiley is the author of numerous novels, including A Thousand Acres, which was awarded the Pulitzer Prize, and most recently, Golden Age, the concluding volume of The Last Hundred Years is also the author of five works of nonfiction and a series of books for young adults/5(81).

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Note: all page numbers and citation info for the quotes below refer to the Anchor Books edition of A Thousand Acres published in Book 1, Chapter 3 Quotes There was no way to tell by looking that the land beneath my childish feet wasn’t the primeval mold I read about in school, but it was new, created by magic lines of tile my father.

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