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Little big man

Author: Thomas Berger
Publisher: New York : Dell Pub., 1989, ©1964.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Jack Crabb, supposedly located by the author in a nursing home, tells the story of his early life into a tape recorder. Adoped into a Cheyenne tribe at the age of ten, Jack experiences many adventures during the next twenty-plus years, including frequent moves from the Indian to the white world and back again. He participates in the traditional activities of the western frontier: cheating at poker, learning to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Berger
ISBN: 0385298293 9780385298292
OCLC Number: 317508083
Notes: "A Delta/Seymour Lawrence book"--Title page verso.
Intro. by Brooks Landon.
Description: xxxii, 440 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Thomas Berger.

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"Jack Crabb, supposedly located by the author in a nursing home, tells the story of his early life into a tape recorder. Adoped into a Cheyenne tribe at the age of ten, Jack experiences many adventures during the next twenty-plus years, including frequent moves from the Indian to the white world and back again. He participates in the traditional activities of the western frontier: cheating at poker, learning to shoot, visiting a bordello, fighting both with and against Indians, hunting buffalo, and so on. Somehow Jack survives to tell his tale."

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