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Ole Edvart Rolvaag Message Board 1/1/2012
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Author Rolvaag's Book Reviews

Giants in the Earth
Per Hansa struggles to make a life for his immigrant family in Dakota Territory with his depressed and doubtful wife Beret. Per and Beret Hansa arrive in the Dakota Territory of America in 1873, optimistic immigrants from Norway. Their journey by wagon was fraught with difficulties, but everyone arrives intact. The families set up in individual plots along a creek and build sod huts for themselves. Per is particularly adept, thriving on the challenge of ...