skip to content
The crossing Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The crossing

Author: Cormac McCarthy
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
In the 1930s, two teenage brothers whose ranch in New Mexico was raided by bandits, cross into Mexico to search for stolen horses. The novel follows them through the revolution-torn countryside, meeting soldiers, peasants, priests and thieves, all proffering advice. By the author of All the pretty horses.
Rating:

based on 2 rating(s) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Fiction
Bildungsromans
Historical fiction
Authors' inscriptions (Provenance)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McCarthy, Cormac, 1933-
Crossing.
New York : A.A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1994
(OCoLC)621025158
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Cormac McCarthy
ISBN: 0394574753 9780394574752
OCLC Number: 29844718
Description: 425 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Volume Two: The Border Trilogy.
Responsibility: by Cormac McCarthy.
More information:

Abstract:

In the 1930s, two teenage brothers whose ranch in New Mexico was raided by bandits, cross into Mexico to search for stolen horses. The novel follows them through the revolution-torn countryside, meeting soldiers, peasants, priests and thieves, all proffering advice. By the author of All the pretty horses.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/29844718> # The crossing
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "29844718" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/837358> ; # Boys
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1068776#Place/new_mexico> ; # New Mexico
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1175164> ; # Wilderness areas
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1216110> ; # New Mexico--Hidalgo County.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1068776#Topic/fictional_works_publication_type_new_mexico> ; # Fictional Works [Publication Type]--New Mexico
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963482> ; # Human-animal relationships
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1068776#Topic/wolves> ; # Wolves
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1068776#Topic/boys> ; # Boys
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1068776#Topic/human_animal_relationships> ; # Human-animal relationships
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1068776#Topic/wilderness_areas> ; # Wilderness areas
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204269> ; # New Mexico.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1176536> ; # Wolves
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.54/e20/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1068776#Place/hidalgo_county_n_m> ; # Hidalgo County (N.M.)
    schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/29558386> ; # Cormac McCarthy
    schema:datePublished "1994" ;
    schema:description "In the 1930s, two teenage brothers whose ranch in New Mexico was raided by bandits, cross into Mexico to search for stolen horses. The novel follows them through the revolution-torn countryside, meeting soldiers, peasants, priests and thieves, all proffering advice. By the author of All the pretty horses."@en ;
    schema:description "Volume Two: The Border Trilogy."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1068776> ;
    schema:genre "Bildungsromans"@en ;
    schema:genre "Historical fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Authors' inscriptions (Provenance)"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1068776#Series/the_border_trilogy> ; # The Border trilogy ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1068776#Series/border_trilogy> ; # Border trilogy ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/621025158> ;
    schema:name "The crossing"@en ;
    schema:productID "29844718" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/29844718#PublicationEvent/new_york_a_a_knopf_distributed_by_random_house_1994> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1068776#Agent/a_a_knopf> ; # A.A. Knopf
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1068776#Agent/distributed_by_random_house> ; # Distributed by Random House
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/samples/random042/94004281.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780394574752> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/29844718> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1068776#Agent/distributed_by_random_house> # Distributed by Random House
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Distributed by Random House" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1068776#Person/mccarthy_cormac_1933> # Cormac McCarthy
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1933" ;
    schema:familyName "McCarthy" ;
    schema:givenName "Cormac" ;
    schema:name "Cormac McCarthy" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1068776#Place/hidalgo_county_n_m> # Hidalgo County (N.M.)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Hidalgo County (N.M.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1068776#Topic/fictional_works_publication_type_new_mexico> # Fictional Works [Publication Type]--New Mexico
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Fictional Works [Publication Type]--New Mexico"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1175164> # Wilderness areas
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Wilderness areas"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1176536> # Wolves
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Wolves"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204269> # New Mexico.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New Mexico." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1216110> # New Mexico--Hidalgo County.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New Mexico--Hidalgo County." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/837358> # Boys
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Boys"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963482> # Human-animal relationships
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Human-animal relationships"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/29558386> # Cormac McCarthy
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1933" ;
    schema:familyName "McCarthy" ;
    schema:givenName "Cormac" ;
    schema:name "Cormac McCarthy" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780394574752>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0394574753" ;
    schema:isbn "9780394574752" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/621025158>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Crossing." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/29844718> ; # The crossing
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.