The Immigrant and the University: Peder Sather and Gold Rush California

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$41.94
Publisher
University of California Press
Publish Date
Pages
312
Dimensions
6.1 X 9.0 X 1.0 inches | 1.25 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780520276482

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About the Author

Karin Sveen is a Norwegian poet, novelist, and essayist. She was awarded the Norsk språkpris (Norwegian Language Prize) in 2007.

Barbara J. Haveland has translated for many notable Scandinavian authors, including Peter Høeg, Linn Ullmann, and Jan Kjærstad.

Reviews

"Sveen's elegiac biography is an intimate and rambling look at Sather . . . it's a well-researched addition to the literature on early San Francisco, as well as the experience of Norwegian immigrants in the U.S."-- (03/11/2014)