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Krum Public Library F MOM (Text) 36249000193090 ADULT FICTION Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062909954
  • ISBN: 0062909959
  • Physical Description: xiii, 185 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: 50th anniversary edition
  • Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, 2018

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes "P.S. Insights, interviews & more ..." (18 pages)
"A hardcover edition of this book was published in 1968 by Harper & Row Publishers, Inc."--Title page verso
Summary, etc.:
A novel of a proud stranger in his native land. 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
Subject: Kiowa Indians > Fiction.
Indians of North America > Southwestern States > Fiction
Indians of North America > Fiction.
United States > History > Fiction.
Identity (Psychology) > Fiction.
Alienation (Social psychology) > Fiction.
Genre: Western stories.
Historical fiction.

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