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Book Review: The Settlers

This is a longer than usual book review. It is also unusual for its content. This review is more about the relevance of the story for what we need to know about our own ancestors than it is about the story itself. 1,017 more words

Book Review

The Emigrants - Review


From the many great films that I was lucky enough to catch for my first time through all of 2016 so far, Jan Troell’s The Emigrants is quite possibly the best of the bunch. 940 more words

Film Reviews

Vilhelm Moberg, foremost chronicler of the Swedish emigration to America

Happy Saturday! For today’s post I thought I would feature a Swedish author and journalist whose novels and memoirs both inspired my novel and assisted with the research required to write it. 728 more words