Giants in the Earth

by: O.E. Rölvaag

Context Quiz

Further study Context Quiz

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From what country did Ole Edvart Rölvaag emigrate to America in 1896, at age 20?

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What did Rölvaag do after graduating St. Olaf College in 1905?

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What theme was Rölvaag primarily concerned with in his novels?

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What piece of 1862 legislation was a major catalyst for the settling of the American west?

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What kind of reception did Giants of the Earth receive upon publication?