Willa Cather


Willa Cather (née Seibert) born Winchester, VA December 7, 1876 (d. 1947). Author; awarded Pulitzer Prize for antiwar novel One of Ours, 1922.


"One by one the heroes of that war, the men of dazzling soldiership, leave prematurely the world they have come back to. . . one by one they quietly die by their own hand." (One of Ours, p. 459; photo Adelaide Univ.)