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By Hamlin Garland

A vintage of yank 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 giant unbroken prairie—would turn into a preeminent American author of the early 20th century. Pulitzer Prize winner Hamlin Garland's alluring autobiography recounts his trip from a rural formative years to the learn of literature and the sciences in Boston, his very important connections with such inspirations as William Dean Howell, and at last his reclaimed experience of identification as a author of the Midwest's appealing but demanding land. This definitive publication positioned Garland between such regionalist writers as Willa Cather, Sherwood Anderson, and Theodore Dreiser.

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