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American West in Fiction, Volume 3

American West in Fiction, Volume 3

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Published by Audio Literature .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Audio - Westerns,
  • Abridged Audio - Fiction/Westerns,
  • Audio Adult: Books On Tape,
  • Westerns - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatAudio cassette
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8144847M
    ISBN 100787117099
    ISBN 109780787117092
    OCLC/WorldCa39904166

      When does the Old West end and the Contemporary West begin in Western fiction? Whether the line in time is , , or , contemporary fiction is a dynamic genre from romance to mystery. The adventurous stories of the frontier West are still alive and well, with many publishers broadening the marketplace of contemporary Western fiction. Plotting the Golden West: American Literature and the This book focuses on the experience of the Californian Gold Rush of , not in terms of what happened (a subject much covered by historians) but in terms of how people of various levels of sophistication wrote about it.

      Draw inspiration from American history. Famous figures like outlaw Jesse James and American Old West lawman Wyatt Earp inspired countless Western novels. Dig into the history of the American West and see what people, stories, and events inspire you. Choose a vivid location. Westerns give readers a vivid portrayal of the Wild West. The Best in the West / TOP FICTION Here they are together at last, the Chronicle Western in fiction and nonfiction: the best books of the 20th century written in or about, or by an author.

    The Day Ends Darkly, a Musical Tale from the American West - a rock operatic audiobook - tells the tale of an aged cowboy looking back on his life as one of the frontier's "rough men, doing rough men things", chased by lawmen, outlaws, and his own sins, through the badlands of the Wild West. Blood Meridian or The Evening Redness in the West is a epic Western, although some refer to it as an anti-Western, novel by American author Cormac hy's fifth book, it was published by Random is loosely based on historical events. The majority of the story follows a teenager referred to only as "the kid," with the bulk of the text devoted to his experiences with the Author: Cormac McCarthy.


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