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Some luck / Jane Smiley.

By: Smiley, Jane.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: The last hundred years trilogy: Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2014Edition: First edition.Description: 395 pages ; 25 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780307700315 (hardcover); 0307700313 (hardcover).Subject(s): Rural families -- Fiction | Farm life -- Fiction | Iowa -- Fiction | Social change -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction | United States -- Civilization -- 20th century -- FictionGenre/Form: Domestic fiction. | Historical fiction.DDC classification: 813/.54 Summary: "An epic novel that spans thirty years in the lives of a farm family in Iowa, telling a parallel story of the changes taking place in America from 1920 through the early 1950s"--Provided by publisher.Summary: On their farm in Denby, Iowa, Rosanna and Walter Langdon abide by time-honored values that they pass on to their five wildly different children. Each chapter covers a single year, beginning in 1920, as American soldiers like Walter return home from World War I, and going up through the early 1950s, with the country on the cusp of enormous social and economic change. As the Langdons branch out from Iowa to both coasts of America, the personal and the historical merge seamlessly.
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"An epic novel that spans thirty years in the lives of a farm family in Iowa, telling a parallel story of the changes taking place in America from 1920 through the early 1950s"--Provided by publisher.

On their farm in Denby, Iowa, Rosanna and Walter Langdon abide by time-honored values that they pass on to their five wildly different children. Each chapter covers a single year, beginning in 1920, as American soldiers like Walter return home from World War I, and going up through the early 1950s, with the country on the cusp of enormous social and economic change. As the Langdons branch out from Iowa to both coasts of America, the personal and the historical merge seamlessly.

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