The SettlersBook - 1995
Karl Oskar and Kristina Nilsson struggle to posper 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.
Publisher: St. Paul :, Minnesota Historical Society Press,, 1995.
Branch Call Number: FIC MOBE
Characteristics: xxix, 399 pages ; 21 cm.