My Antonia

Who is Karjik? Is he responsible for the death of Antonia's father?

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Krajiek is a Bohemian immigrant and neighbor to the Burdens . He sells the Shimerdas their first farm in America but cheats them out of many comforts they should have been given. He is not directly responsible for Mr. Shimerda's suicide but he certainly contributed to his stress.