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The Folks

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Here is an introspective, poignant portrait of an American family during a time of sweeping changes. Now nearly sixty years after it first appeared, Suckow's finest work still displays a thorough realism in its characters' actions and aspirations; the uneasy compromises they are forced to make still ring true. Suckow's talent for retrospective analysis comes to life as she examines her own peopleOCoIowans, descendants of early settlersOCothrough the lives of the Ferguson family, living in the fictional small town of Belmond ...

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The Folks
1992, University of Iowa Press

ISBN-13: 9780877453741

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