Five Thousand Days Like This One

Five Thousand Days Like This One

An American Family History

eBook - 1999
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Amid the turmoil after her father's death-decisions to be made, the future of the family farm to be settled-Jane Brox, using her acclaimed "compassion, honesty, and restraint" ( The Boston Globe ), begins a search for her family's story. The search soon leads her to the quintessentially American history of New England's Merrimack Valley, its farmers, and the immigrant workers caught up in the industrial textile age.

Jane Brox's first book, Here and Nowhere Else , won the 1996 L. L. Winship/PEN New England Award. Her work has appeared in numerous journals and magazines, and has been represented in Best American Essays . She is a frequent contributor to The Georgia Review . Jane Brox lives in the Merrimack Valley of Massachusetts.

From the Trade Paperback edition.
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Beacon Press, [1999], ©1999
ISBN: 9780807021101
Branch Call Number: 920 Br
Description: 182 pages ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: EBSCOhost (Online service)
Alternative Title: 5,000 days like this one


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