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Gathering of Zion The Story of the Mormon Trail

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ISBN-10: 0803292139

ISBN-13: 9780803292130

Edition: 2nd 1992 (Reprint)

Authors: Wallace Stegner, Wallace Stegner

List price: $19.95
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Pulitzer Prize-winning author Wallace Stegner tells about a thousand-mile migration marked by hardship and sudden death—but unique in American history for its purpose, discipline, and solidarity. Other Bison Books by Wallace Stegner includeMormon Country,Recapitulation,Second Growth, andWomen on the Wall.
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Book details

List price: $19.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1992
Publisher: University of Nebraska Press
Publication date: 4/1/1992
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 348
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.078
Language: English

In 1972, Stegner won a Pulitzer Prize for Angle of Repose (1971), a novel about a wheelchair-bound man's re-creation of his New England grandmother's experience in a late nineteenth-century frontier town. As a result, Stegner is undergoing something of a revival. His work enjoys a new appreciation for its traditional narrative forms, its use of rich detail, and the unpretentious way it treats general social and psychological issues. For readers tired or confused by postmodernist fiction, Stegner offers relief. Stegner may also be the beneficiary of a quickening of interest in the latest literary westward expansion that includes such diverse writers as Jane Smiley and Larry McMurtry.…