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The Darkest Evening

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4 out of 5
Based on 24 Ratings and 10 Reviews

Book Description
In the 1930s, some 6,000 Finnish Americans traveled to Karelia, a province in Northwestern Russia, hoping to leave the Depression behind and to establish a workers' paradise. Based on these true events, The Darkest Evening chronicles the story of Jake Maki, whose father, caught up in the socialist fervor washing over their Finnish mining community in Minnesota, moves their family to the Soviet Uni... More
Book Information
PublisherUniv Of Minnesota Press
BindingPaperback (5 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages248
ISBN-100816675686
ISBN-13978-0816675685
Publication Date02/07/2011
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About William Durbin (Author) : William Durbin is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of William Durbin include Wintering, The Winter War: A Novel, El Lector.
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