First published in 1946, this humane epic novel is set in rural Iceland in the early twentieth century. Bjartus is a sheep farmer determined to eke a living from a blighted patch of land. Nothing, not merciless weather, nor his family will come between him and his goal of financial independence. Only Asta Solillja, the child he brings up as his daughter, can pierce his stubborn heart. As she grows up, keen to make her own way in the world, Bjartus' obstinacy threatens to estrange them forever.
Independent People is made by Vintage Classics.
The packaging has the following dimensions, Height: 3.61cm X Length: 19.41cm X Width: 13cm and weighs: 2g.
Independent People is written by the author Halldor Laxness