Independent People

Independent People

An Epic

eBook - 1997
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In an epic set in Iceland in the early twentieth century, Gudbjartur Jonsson buys his own croft after eighteen years of service to the local bailiff, and brings his wife and his small flock of sheep there to build a new, independent life for himself.
Publisher: New York : Vintage International, 1997
Edition: 1st Vintage International ed
ISBN: 9780307486264
Branch Call Number: PT7511.L3 S52313 1997x
Characteristics: 1 downloadable text file
Additional Contributors: Thompson, J. A. (J. Anderson)


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fjord22 Dec 13, 2010

A study in singleminded determination, deeply moving and full of sardonic humour. A great novel of Iceland by the winner of Nobel prize for literature, 1955


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