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The story of a round-house

John Masefield

The story of a round-house

and other poems

by John Masefield

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Published by The Macmillan Company in New York .
Written in English


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Statementby John Masefield ...
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6025.A77 S7 1912
The Physical Object
Paginationvi p., 1 l., 325 p.
Number of Pages325
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6548773M
LC Control Number12027227
OCLC/WorldCa2726013

Introduction. The Round House won the National Book Award for fiction.. One of the most revered novelists of our time—a brilliant chronicler of Native-American life—Louise Erdrich returns to the territory of her bestselling, Pulitzer Prize finalist The Plague of Doves with The Round House, transporting readers to the Ojibwe reservation in North Dakota.   The Round House is rarely visited, but it is important that it isn’t forgotten. Erdrich uses the setting as the title of the book in order to leave the important cultural landmark unforgotten. The Round House is a highly spiritual place; it represents the history of spirituality in Joe’s community.

An exquisitely told story of a boy on the cusp of manhood who seeks justice and understanding in the wake of a terrible crime that upends and forever transforms his family. National Book Foundation > Books > The Round House. The Round House Winner, National Book Awards for Fiction. ISBN   Book Review: 'The Round House,' By Louise Erdrich Louise Erdrich's latest novel examines the way violence can give rise to violence, as a young Native American man pursues justice for his mother.

The The Round House Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by community members like you. This story seems to remind Joe of Bazil’s second heart attack, which kills him after the events of the book and still clearly pains Joe. Active Themes The second-to-last day that they are in Fargo, Geraldine goes to get coffee and Bazil asks Joe about Linden ’s whereabouts.


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He is the ship's painter and lampman, nicknamed "Dauber". As an "idler", (non-sailor), he bunks in the roundhouse with the Cited by: 1. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages The story of a round-house, and other poems: Masefield John : Books4/5(1).

THE STORY OF A ROUND HOUSE AND OTHER POEMS Hardcover – January 1, by John Masefield (Author)4/5(1). More than half of this collection is made up by "Dauber", the tale of a farm boy who wants to be a painter and who runs off to sea.

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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This book was converted from its physical editi /5. The Round House (novel) The Round House is a novel by American writer Louise Erdrich, first published in It is her 14th novel.

Some critics considered it a thematic sequel to Erdrich's novel The Plague of Doves due to its themes of revenge. Like most of Erdrich's other works, it is set on an unnamed Indian reservation in North Dakota. The Round House won the National Book Award for fiction.

One of the most revered novelists of our time—a brilliant chronicler of Native-American life—Louise Erdrich returns to 4/5(). The Round House. One of the most revered novelists of our time - a brilliant chronicler of Native-American life - Louise Erdrich returns to the territory of her bestselling, Pulitzer Prize finalist The Plague of Doves with The Round House, transporting readers to the Ojibwe reservation in North Dakota/5.

Other Books Related to The Round House Louise Erdrich’s work is frequently classed with other contemporary Native American authors, such as Sherman Alexie (author of The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian) and Leslie Marmon Silko (author of Ceremony), whose work explores the social and political realities that Native Americans face.

The Round House Summary and Study Guide SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides for challenging works of literature. This page guide for “The Round House” by Louise Erdrich includes detailed chapter summaries and analysis covering 11 chapters, as well as several more in-depth.

While books generally serve to give characters in the book models of behavior, this comment implies that there is a limit to what reading books can do, perhaps in part due to the gravity of Joe’s emotional burden as a murderer or the specificity of his situation, which may not be addressed in any of the books Bazil owns (or in any books at all).

Erdrich's 14th novel, The Round House (Harper, ), tells the suspenseful tale of a year-old boy's investigation and desire for revenge following a brutal attack on his mother that leaves his father, a tribal judge, helpless in his pursuit to bring the perpetrator to justice.

Written with undeniable urgency, and illuminating the harsh realities of contemporary life in a community where Ojibwe and white live uneasily together, The Round House is a brilliant and entertaining novel, a masterpiece of literary fiction.

Louise Erdrich embraces tragedy, the comic, a spirit world very much present in the lives of her all-too-human characters, and a tale of /5(K). February | Harriet Monroe, Jessie Rittenhouse, Witter Bynner, Arthur Ficke, Ezra Pound, Edith Wyatt The Story of a Round House and Other Poems, by John Masefield.

Book Summary. An exquisitely told story of a boy on the cusp of manhood who seeks justice and understanding in the wake of a terrible crime that upends and forever transforms his family. One of the most revered novelists of our time - a brilliant chronicler of Native-American life - Louise Erdrich returns to the territory of her bestselling.

The Round House is a novel by Louise Erdrich. In this novel, thirteen year old Joe struggles to find a way to help his mother in the aftermath of a brutal attack. As Joe watches from the sidelines, his father, a judge, struggles to work within the. Joe is a thirteen-year-old Chippewa boy living on a reservation in Minnesota.

The novel's narrator and protagonist, he is the son of Bazil and Geraldine hout the novel, the reader observes as Joe struggles to cope with the aftermath of his mother's violent rape, which leaves Geraldine traumatized while Bazil and Joe try fruitlessly to help her heal.

The Round House won the National Book Award for fiction. One of the most revered novelists of our time—a brilliant chronicler of Native-American life—Louise Erdrich returns to the territory of her bestselling, Pulitzer Prize finalist The Plague of Doves with The Round House, transporting readers to the Ojibwe reservation in North Dakota/5().

The Round House won the National Book Award for fiction. One of the most revered novelists of our time—a brilliant chronicler of Native-American life—Louise Erdrich returns to the territory of her bestselling, Pulitzer Prize finalist The Plague of Doves with The Round House, transporting readers to the Ojibwe reservation in North is an exquisitely told story.

Louise Erdrich turns this dire reality into a powerful human story in her new novel, in which a Native American woman is raped somewhere in the vicinity of a sacred round house, and seeking justice.

While he is sleeping in Mooshum’s room, Mooshum tells another story about Nanapush and Akii, who build the reservation’s round house as a monument to the buffalo.

A few days later, while Joe is still staying at Clemence’s house, Sonja shows up and Mooshum tries to rush Joe out.The Story of a Round-House and Other Poems | This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for quality.

Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.Tells the story of a group of tribal pilgrims who journey south toward freedom after the government invades their reservation to claim their sacred trees fuel.