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A thousand acres [electronic resource] : A Novel. Jane Smiley.

Smiley, Jane. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780307787712 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Anchor, 2011.

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Summary, etc.: A successful Iowa farmer decides to divide his farm between his three daughters. When the youngest objects, she is cut out of his will. This sets off a chain of events that brings dark truths to light and explodes long-suppressed emotions. An ambitious reimagining of Shakespeare's King Lear cast upon a typical American community in the late twentieth century, A Thousand Acres takes on themes of truth, justice, love, and pride, and reveals the beautiful yet treacherous topography of humanity.From the Trade Paperback edition.
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 798 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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