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Mammoth Cheese, The

by Sheri Holman

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Published by Brilliance Audio on CD Unabridged Lib Ed .
Written in English

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  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLaural Merlington (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8873029M
    ISBN 101593551150
    ISBN 109781593551155

    According to Benjamin Perley Poore in his book Perley’s Reminiscences of Sixty Years in the National Metropolis, Thomas Jefferson received an awe-inspiring 1,pound cheese behemoth from Author: Noah Kaufman. Notes by Hugh Chatfield: An interesting side note to the Mammoth Cheese is the claim it was the most talked about exhibit at the fair. If so, it is an interesting commentary since Nikola Tesla backed by Westinghouse first introduced the public to electrical power by illuminating the exhibition with Tesla’s alternating current (AC) apparatus.

    The judges for the standard cheese exhibits at the Fair examined the Mammoth Cheese by drawing a plug with a three foot lard trier, and scored it high enough to secure the Exposition's Diploma and Bronze Medal. In spite of the high praise from these experts, a report . Presentation of the “Mammoth Cheese” Editorial Note On New Year’s Day, , Jefferson stood in the doorway of the President’s House to receive a most unusual gift from the citizens of Cheshire, Massachusetts: an enormous wheel of cheese, measuring more than 4 feet in diameter and weighing an estimated 1, pounds.

    Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Mammoth Cheese by Sheri Holman (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! A cartoon from the book Perley’s Reminiscences of Sixty Years in the National Metropolis titled The Great Cheese cartoon depicts people hacking pieces off of Andrew Jackson's Mammoth Cheese in (Photo Source: Perley's Reminiscences, National Portrait Gallery Blog).


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The Mammoth Cheese is a triumphant exploration of the burdens and joys of rural America and the debts we owe to history, our parents, and ourselves.

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The storyline of this novel is somewhat fresh and original, however I felt as though the character development lacked and therefore the story did not evolve as successfully as it could /5.

Sheri Holman's The Mammoth Cheese is the Mississippi River of novels. It winds along through most of the great themes of American fiction (tradition vs.

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In the summer ofElder John Leland persuaded the ladies of his Baptist congregation in Cheshire, Massachusetts, to manufacture a "mammoth cheese." He intended to present it to President Thomas Jefferson in honor of his republicanism and his support of religious liberty.1 Word of the cheese-making and its purpose soon appeared in print.

In an effort to heal his shaken flock, Pastor Vaughn encourages Margaret and August to recreate the Mammoth Cheese, a 1,pound wheel of Cheshire delivered to the newly inaugurated President Thomas Jefferson by his New England supporters.

Margaret reluctantly agrees, and soon the whole town is involved in the new project/5(12). Synopsis Shortlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction. “A panoramic social novel with a needle-sharp point of view sends up both small-town America and politics” (People).Acclaimed bestselling author Sheri Holman’s third novel, The Mammoth Cheese, has been hailed as “stunning a Great American Novel par excellence” by Newsday and by The New York Times Book Review as Author: Sheri Holman.

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Huge and amazing things happen within it.”—Julie Schumacher, The Minneapolis Star Tribune “An outstanding job Holman weaves the stories together so well that it takes only a few chapters for the reader to feel like a native of Three Chimneys.

Soon, though, the mammoth cheese gets out of Margaret's control, and she must decide how far to take the media circus that ensues. Finally, there's Polly, Margaret's teenage daughter, who loves her mother fiercely but feels lost in the wake of her parents' divorce and.

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[Sheri Holman] -- When Manda Frank gives birth to an astonishing 11 babies, the world descends on her home town of Three Chimneys, Virginia. Meanwhile, cheesemaker Margaret Prickett decides to highlight the plight of.

The Mammoth Cheese is a good illustration of an ambitious mess being more interesting than a safe success. Say what I will about the somewhat long and meandering narrative, Sheri Holman, at the very least, never bores me! In the backdrop of rural Three Chimneys, Virginia, Sheri Holman tackles no less than (and in no particular order): politics and media, the value and drawbacks of tradition /5(16)."Ode on the Mammoth Cheese Weighing Over 7, Pounds" by James McIntyre () We have seen thee, queen of cheese, Lying quietly at your ease, Gently fanned by evening breeze, Thy fair form no flies dare seize.

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Beautifully crafted and driven by warm, vibrant characters, The Mammoth Cheese follows the residents of rural Three Chimneys, Virginia, on their historic journey to re-create the making of the original Thomas Jefferson-era, 1,pound "Mammoth Cheese." As the book opens, the town is joyously celebrating the birth of the Frank Eleven (eleven babies simultaneously born to Manda and James Author: Sheri Holman.