CliffsNotes on Cather's My Ántonia

CliffsNotes on Cather's My Ántonia

By:  Susan Van Kirk, David Kubicek

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background.

In CliffsNotes on My Antonia, you follow the story of Jim, an orphaned boy who travels to Nebraska to live with his grandparents. Upon arriving, Jim meets the uplifting, spirited daughter of a Bohemian immigrant family that plans to farm on nearby, untamed land.

Honoring and celebrating the immigrant settlers of the American plains, Willa Cather's novel also succeeds as one of the finest romantic stories written in the United States. Other features that help you figure out this important work include

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  • Format: eBook

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780544182875

  • ISBN-10: 0544182871

  • Pages: 114

  • Price: $5.99

  • Publication Date: 12/15/2000

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SUSAN VAN KIRK holds a B.A. from Knox College and an M.Ed. from University of Illinois. She has taught English for 30 years in Monmouth, Illinois.
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  • Format: eBook

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780544182875

  • ISBN-10: 0544182871

  • Pages: 114

  • Price: $5.99

  • Publication Date: 12/15/2000

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