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Dorchester - Summerville Branch LGPRINT FIC CHE (Text) 30018005119520 Adult Large Print Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1594139458
  • ISBN: 9781594139451
  • ISBN: 1410485404
  • ISBN: 9781410485403
  • Physical Description: 419 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Wheeler Publishing/Large Print Press, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2016.

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Summary, etc.: James Goodenough, whose family had originally settled in Connecticut from England brings his family to Ohio to carve out a new life for them in the Black Swamp in 1838. As swamp fever gradually picks off their children and they wrestle daily with survival. This course will see their family engulfed in tragedy and fifteen years later we pick up with their youngest son, Robert who has been running west since the trying to escape his memories of what happened, taking solace in a very different kind of tree--the redwoods and sequoias of California. But Robert's past catches up with him and he's forced to confront what he's running from and work out for himself that you can't run for ever.
Subject: California -- Fiction
Ohio -- Fiction
Families -- Fiction
Fruit growers -- Fiction
Large type books
Farmers -- Fiction
Frontier and pioneer life -- Fiction
Genre: Historical fiction.
Summary: James Goodenough, whose family had originally settled in Connecticut from England brings his family to Ohio to carve out a new life for them in the Black Swamp in 1838. As swamp fever gradually picks off their children and they wrestle daily with survival. This course will see their family engulfed in tragedy and fifteen years later we pick up with their youngest son, Robert who has been running west since the trying to escape his memories of what happened, taking solace in a very different kind of tree--the redwoods and sequoias of California. But Robert's past catches up with him and he's forced to confront what he's running from and work out for himself that you can't run for ever.
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