By Vilhelm Moberg
Nybyggarna (1956) är del tre i Vilhelm Mobergs stora Utvandrarepos som less than hela 1900-talet varit en mycket läst och älskad svit och som även filmatiserats. Det är svårt att föreställa sig någon enskild svensk författare som mer påverkat så många svenskar below en så lång interval som Vilhelm Moberg gjort och fortsätter att göra.
Det börjar stegvis gå Karl Oskar väl i händer: majsen ger mångfaldig utdelning och snart är han både nämndeman och kyrkvärd i det växande samhället. Brodern Robert följer tillsammans med Arvid lycksökarströmmen until eventually guldet i Kalifornien. Kristina har svårt att förlika sig med det nya tungomålet och nybyggarlivets andliga traditionslöshet.
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