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The crossing

Author: Cormac McCarthy
Publisher: London : Picador, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In the late 1930s, sixteen-year-old Billy Parham captures a she-wolf that has been marauding his family's ranch. But instead of killing it, he decides to take it back to the mountains of Mexico. With that crossing, he begins an arduous and often dreamlike journey into a country where men meet ghosts and violence strikes as suddenly as heat-lightning--a world where there is no order "save that which death has put  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cormac McCarthy
ISBN: 9780330511247 0330511246
OCLC Number: 614295235
Notes: Originally published: 1994.
Description: 436 pages ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Cormac McCarthy.

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Volume Two of the Border Trilogy  Read more...

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Admirers of All the Pretty Horses will need little encouragement . . . McCarthy speaks to us in the thrilling, apocalyptic tones of an Old Testament prophet We must treasure him. * Sunday Telegraph * Read more...

 
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