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HERBERT KRAUSE’S PRAIRIE TRILOGY Wind Without Rain Winner of the Friends of American Writers Award, this 1939 novel chronicles the coming of age of four Minnesota brothers in the often harsh environment of a German-American family and community.

ISBN: 0-88498-045-6 364 pages Price: $10.00

The Thresher WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY PATRICK HICKS, WRITER-IN RESIDENCE, AUGUSTANA UNIVERSITY

This 1946 novel is considered the finest literary treatment of the coming of steam power to the prairie plains, as seen through the life of rebel Johnny Black.

ISBN: 0-931170-89-3488 510 pages Price: $10.00

The Oxcart Trail Set in the early 1850s in St. Paul, this 1954 novel follows the journey of Shawnie Dark, a young Easterner who goes west to escape his past.

ISBN: 0-88498-047-2 507 pages Price: $10.00

Profile for Augustana University

2019 Center for Western Studies Publications Catalog