Shadows on the Rock Questions and Answers

Shadows on the Rock

Willa Cather is best known for her novels set in the rather wild prairie lands of the Midwest in the nineteenth century; in Shadow of the Rocks she unexpectedly takes her readers to the even wilder...

Latest answer posted September 11, 2013 8:55 pm UTC

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Shadows on the Rock

The rock itself represents Quebec, in which the story is set. It is a haven of relative stability and security for French settlers in the still wild and generally unspoiled wilderness of North...

Latest answer posted September 22, 2018 8:03 am UTC

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Shadows on the Rock

I would argue that there are a few factors which make Cécile so caring. For starters, she is a French girl who has relocated to Québec as a young child, so she is well versed in feeling like an...

Latest answer posted September 18, 2020 8:47 am UTC

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