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House made of dawn

Author: N Scott Momaday; Scott Forbes
Publisher: Newport Beach, Calif. : Books on Tape, 1976.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : English : Library edView all editions and formats
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He was a young American Indian named Abel, and he lived in two worlds. One was that of his father, wedding him to the rhythm of the seasons, the harsh beauty of the land, the ecstasy of the drug called peyote. The other was the world of the twentieth century, goading him into a compulsive cycle of sexual exploits, dissipation, and disgust. Home from a foreign war, he was a man being torn apart, a man descending into  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Western stories
Audiobooks
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: N Scott Momaday; Scott Forbes
OCLC Number: 23922428
Performer(s): Read by Scott Forbes.
Description: 7 sound cassettes (7 hr.) : analog.
Responsibility: by N. Scott Momaday.

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He was a young American Indian named Abel, and he lived in two worlds. One was that of his father, wedding him to the rhythm of the seasons, the harsh beauty of the land, the ecstasy of the drug called peyote. The other was the world of the twentieth century, goading him into a compulsive cycle of sexual exploits, dissipation, and disgust. Home from a foreign war, he was a man being torn apart, a man descending into hell.

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