O Pioneers Is A Novel By American Author Willa Cather It Was Written In Part When Cather Was Living In Cherry Valley, New York, With Isabelle McClung And Was Completed At The McClungs Home In Pittsburgh The Book Is Number On The American Library Association S List Of Most Frequently Banned Or Challenged Books O Pioneers Tells The Story Of The Bergsons, A Family Of Swedish Immigrants In The Farm Country Near The Fictional Town Of Hanover, Nebraska, At The Turn Of The Th Century The Main Character, Alexandra Bergson, Inherits The Family Farmland When Her Father Dies, And She Devotes Her Life To Making The Farm A Viable Enterprise At A Time When Other Immigrant Families Are Giving Up And Leaving The Prairie The Novel Is Also Concerned With Two Romantic Relationships, One Between Alexandra And Family Friend Carl Linstrum And Another Between Alexandra S Brother Emil And The Married Marie Shabata From Wikipedia
Wilella Sibert Cather was born in Back Creek Valley Gore , Virginia, in December 7, 1873 She grew up in Virginia and Nebraska She then attended the University of Nebraska, initially planning to become a physician, but after writing an article for the Nebraska State Journal, she became a regular contributor to this journal Because of this, she changed her major and graduated with a bachelor s d
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- O Pioneers!
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