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A Thousand Acres: A Novel
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Published:
[Place of publication not identified]: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2011.
Format:
eBook
Content Description:
384 pages
Status:
Available Online
Description

This powerful twentieth-century reimagining of Shakespeare’s King Lear centers on a wealthy Iowa farmer who decides to divide his farm between his three daughters. When the youngest objects, she is cut out of his will. This sets off a chain of events that brings dark truths to light and explodes long-suppressed emotions. Ambitiously conceived and stunningly written, A Thousand Acres takes on themes of truth, justice, love, and pride—and reveals the beautiful yet treacherous topography of humanity.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780307787712

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Description
This powerful twentieth-century reimagining of Shakespeare’s King Lear centers on a wealthy Iowa farmer who decides to divide his farm between his three daughters. When the youngest objects, she is cut out of his will. This sets off a chain of events that brings dark truths to light and explodes long-suppressed emotions. Ambitiously conceived and stunningly written, A Thousand Acres takes on themes of truth, justice, love, and pride—and reveals the beautiful yet treacherous topography of humanity.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Smiley, J. (2011). A Thousand Acres: A Novel. [Place of publication not identified]: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Smiley, Jane. 2011. A Thousand Acres: A Novel. [Place of publication not identified]: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Smiley, Jane, A Thousand Acres: A Novel. [Place of publication not identified]: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2011.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Smiley, Jane. A Thousand Acres: A Novel. [Place of publication not identified]: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2011. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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