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|Statement||by Drew Rodgers.|
|Series||Skrifter / Telemark distriktshøgskole ;, 35, Skrifter (Telemark distriktshøgskole) ;, 35.|
|LC Classifications||PT9150.J6 Z87 1979|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||164 leaves ;|
|Number of Pages||164|
|LC Control Number||83222932|
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Simon Johnson (26 September - 16 July ) was a Norwegian-born American newspaper editor and author. He frequently wrote about Norwegian-American immigrant frontier and pioneer life.
He is most associated with his novel, From Fjord to Prairie or in the New Kingdom. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.
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