The second novel in Fast's "Immigrants" series. In this volume, Dan Lavette's daughter, Barbara, grows up to reject her parents' society life and throws herself into political agitation. She gives her fortune to the poor and organizes workers, then leaves for Europe as a reporter during the Second World War. There she falls in love with a Jewish pilot, whom she marries, and eventually publishes a novel.
Genre: Fiction + Literature Themes, Fiction + Literature Genres
Subgenre: Conflicts + Dualities, General, Family + Friendship, Historical Fiction, Human Qualities + Behavior, Literary Genres + Types of Novels, Politics, Society + Social Issues, Work + the Workplace, Westerns, War + Military, Types of Characters