the tree of man

The Tree Of Man by Patrick White

Patrick White

THE TREE OF MAN is a novel by Australian author Patrick White. Published in 1977, it tells the story of a man's obsession with trees and his descent into madness as he searches for tree spirits in an unnamed country.The narrator of the novel, Michael Henchard, is struggling to survive during the late 1820s American frontier using his skills as a brewer. He meets and falls in love with an American woman named Isabel and they marry soon after. They honeymoon in England and then return to America where they settle on Henchard's small farm near New Orleann...

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Patrick White's THE TREE OF MAN (1953) is the story of a young Irish boy who is abducted from his home in the slums of Dublin and taken to a camp where he learns that the man who took him up knew his mother and father, and that he was brought up as a horse. He later learns that he is a "tree" of man, which is to say he has been reincarnated as a tree. В White's book is one of the first
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I needed to write a literature review about The Tree Of Man and Secret Of Omordion books. I read The Tree Of Man with pleasure and got an A+ for my book review. Patrick White is a wonderful writer.