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Unto a Good Land a Novel Summary
Vilhelm Moberg

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Unto a Good Land a Novel Summary

Plot Summary

Karl Oskar Nilson, his wife Kristina and their three children arrive in America as the story opens. The family is from Sweden and Karl Oskar's younger brother, Robert, is also a member of the group. They are traveling with several other families, including Kristina's uncle, Danjel, and his children. He is a widower, his wife having died during the passage. There are several others traveling with the group, including Ulrika who has a bad reputation in their home village in Sweden, and Ulrika's illegitimate daughter. Ulrika steps in to help Danjel with his children after his wife's death and Kristina is the first to realize that they must accept Ulrika and her effort to make a new life for herself in America. Kristina and Ulrika become close during the trip and it is Ulrika who helps Kristina during the birth of her son, the first of the group...

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