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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Lincoln Heritage Public Library - Dale||LP PRO (Text)||70743000157296||Large Print||Available||-|
|Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library||L.P. FIC Proulx (Text)||31208912036037||new large print||Available||-|
|Seymour Main Library||LRG TYPE FIC PROULX (Text)||37500004379356||Large Type||Available||-|
|Shelby County Public Library - Shelby County||LP Pro (Text)||78731000495111||Adult Main||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781410490896
- ISBN: 1410490890
- Physical Description: 907 pages (large print); 25 cm
- Edition: Large Print edition.
- Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2016.
|Summary, etc.:|| "Rene Sel and Charles Duquet arrive in New France during the late seventeenth century bound to a fueudal lord for three years in exchange for land, becoming woodcutters -- barkskins. Rene suffers extraordinary hardship. He is oppressed by the forest he is charged with clearing and is forced to marry a Mi'kmaw woman and their descendants live trapped between two inimical cultures. But Duquet, crafty and ruthless, runs away, becomes a fur trader, then sets up a timber business. Proulx tells the stories of the descendants of Sel and Duquet over three hundred years--their travels from North America across the world, the revenge of rivals, accidents, pestilence, Indian attaks, and cultural annihilation. They seize what they can of a presumed infinite resource, leavaing the modern-day characters to face possible ecological collapse," -- Provided by the publisher.
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