Gerhardt's Children

Gerhardt's Children

by Jerrold J. Mundis
     
 
An extraordinary family saga about a fiercely German Catholic clan growing up in Midwestern America.

Epic in scope and emotional appeal, Gerhardt's Children is a story of angry sons and rebellious daughters, hapless mates and lovers, trapped in hopeless entanglements of need and resentment; of a vibrantly alive young woman dying of cancer and an emotionally ravaged

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An extraordinary family saga about a fiercely German Catholic clan growing up in Midwestern America.

Epic in scope and emotional appeal, Gerhardt's Children is a story of angry sons and rebellious daughters, hapless mates and lovers, trapped in hopeless entanglements of need and resentment; of a vibrantly alive young woman dying of cancer and an emotionally ravaged young man struggling to be reborn; of a plainly human hunger for love at the mercy of iron traditions that bend only in madness.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780689107320
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing
Publication date:
07/01/1976
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
305

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