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  • 6 of 33 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 3 of 9 copies available at Umatilla County Public Libraries.
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51 current holds with 33 total copies.

Summary:

"[A]n epic novel of love and heroism and hope, set against the backdrop of one of America's most defining eras--the Great Depression. Texas, 1934. Millions are out of work and a drought has broken the Great Plains. Farmers are fighting to keep their land and their livelihoods as the crops are failing, the water is drying up, and dust threatens to bury them all. One of the darkest periods of the Great Depression, the Dust Bowl era, has arrived with a vengeance. In this uncertain and dangerous time, Elsa Martinelli--like so many of her neighbors--must make an agonizing choice: fight for the land she loves or go west, to California, in search of a better life. The Four Winds is an indelible portrait of America and the American Dream, as seen through the eyes of one indomitable woman whose courage and sacrifice will come to define a generation." --Provided by publisher.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Milton-Freewater Public Library FIC Hanna (Text) 37862000473256 NEW ADULT BOOKS Book Branch_Only_3months 02/22/2021 Reshelving -
Adams Public Library AF Hannah (Text) 37810000065663 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 04/01/2021 Checked out 04/29/2021
Athena Public Library FIC HAN (Text) 37813000183783 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 03/03/2021 Checked out 04/22/2021
Echo Public Library FIC HAN (Text) 37826000225156 Adult Fiction Book None 02/17/2021 On holds shelf -
Hermiston Public Library FIC HANN (Text) 37838000661512 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 01/29/2021 Available -
Pilot Rock Public Library McN F HAN (Text) 37868000146834 McNaughton Collection Book Branch_Only_3months 02/24/2021 Checked out 04/16/2021
Stanfield Public Library FIC HAN (Text) 37875000134223 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 03/19/2021 Available -
Umatilla Public Library F Han (Text) 37882001871571 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_2months 03/18/2021 Checked out 04/20/2021
Weston Public Library F HAN (Text) 37886000121813 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 02/10/2021 Checked out 04/27/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250178602
  • Physical Description: 454 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2021.

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Summary, etc.:
"[A]n epic novel of love and heroism and hope, set against the backdrop of one of America's most defining eras--the Great Depression. Texas, 1934. Millions are out of work and a drought has broken the Great Plains. Farmers are fighting to keep their land and their livelihoods as the crops are failing, the water is drying up, and dust threatens to bury them all. One of the darkest periods of the Great Depression, the Dust Bowl era, has arrived with a vengeance. In this uncertain and dangerous time, Elsa Martinelli--like so many of her neighbors--must make an agonizing choice: fight for the land she loves or go west, to California, in search of a better life. The Four Winds is an indelible portrait of America and the American Dream, as seen through the eyes of one indomitable woman whose courage and sacrifice will come to define a generation." --Provided by publisher.
Subject: Depressions > 1929 > Fiction.
Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939 > Fiction.
Women farmers > Texas > 20th century > Fiction.
Mothers and daughters > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Farm life > Fiction.
American Dream > 20th century > Fiction.
Nineteen thirties > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Historical fiction.

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