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By Hamlin Garland

A vintage of yankee realism, A Son of the center Border (1917) is the real coming-of-age odyssey of a farm boy who—informed via the whole brute strength of a homesteaders' lifestyles at the titanic unbroken prairie—would turn into a preeminent American author of the early 20th century. Pulitzer Prize winner Hamlin Garland's fascinating autobiography recounts his trip from a rural adolescence to the learn of literature and the sciences in Boston, his very important connections with such inspirations as William Dean Howell, and finally his reclaimed feel of identification as a author of the Midwest's appealing but difficult land. This definitive booklet put Garland between such regionalist writers as Willa Cather, Sherwood Anderson, and Theodore Dreiser.

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