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|Named Person:||Edgar J Watson; Edgar J Watson|
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|Notes:||"Peter Matthiessen's great American epic -- "Killing Mister Watson", "Lost Man's River", and "Bone by Bone"--Was conceived as one vast mysterious novel, but because of its length it was originally broken up into three books. In this bold new rendering, Matthiessen has cut nearly a third of the overall text and collapsed the time frame while deepening the insights and motivations of his characters with brilliant rewriting throughout ... He has marvelously distilled a monumental work, realizing his original vision" -- dust jacket.|
|Awards:||National Book Award, Fiction, 2008|
|Description:||xvi, 892 p. : map ; 21 cm.|
|Contents:||Killing Mister Watson --
Lost Man's River --
Bone by bone.
- Watson, Edgar J., -- 1855-1910 -- Fiction.
- Frontier and pioneer life -- Fiction.
- Everglades (Fla.) -- Fiction.
- Murderers -- Fiction.
- Historical fiction.