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By Bo Svenson,Val Verse

A gripping, epic love story.

The American Dream. Who hasn’t had it? Who hasn’t needed for it?

As WWII dawns and the USA and the realm brace for the bloodiest clash ever recognized, destiny arranges an opportunity assembly in Chicago among younger Finnish immigrants, enshrouding them in a fog of affection and fervour as they try to make a greater existence for themselves within the Land of Opportunity.

*Toivo is a brilliant artist, a painter a long time sooner than his time—an outdated soul in a tender man’s physique. Kerttu is a brilliant and brave younger girl with goals of dancing on Broadway.

But simply as they've got the yank Dream inside of their take hold of, conditions past their regulate thrust the 2 fans right into a struggle that modified the process history—the Finnish-Russian wintry weather struggle of 1939-40.

A staunch pacifist Toivo needs to struggle for the land he had scorned, forcing him to confront deep-seated and conflicting feelings, whereas Kerttu, penniless and stranded in long island, has to bounce in a burlesque residence on reduce Broadway, until——

Fate once more intervenes…

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