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Roads: Driving America’s Great Highways. This book is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, and incidents either are products of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously
Roads: Driving America’s Great Highways. Still Wild: Short Fiction of the American West. Names, characters, places, and incidents either are products of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance to actual events or locales or persons, living or dead, is entirely coincidental. All rights reserved, including the right of reproduction in whole or in part in any form.
Larry McMurtry returns to the Old West in a fast-moving, comic tale about a woman determined to conquer anything that stands in the way of an ultimate confrontation with her . Boone's Lick: A Novel has been added to your Cart.
Larry McMurtry returns to the Old West in a fast-moving, comic tale about a woman determined to conquer anything that stands in the way of an ultimate confrontation with her wayward husband. In his first historical novel in ten years.
Читать бесплатно Boone's Lick Larry McMurtry. In his mind I'm sure he had us way back down the Missouri River, at Boone's Lick–when his eyes finally told him his mind was way off track, he didn't want to believe it at first. Текст этой книги доступен онлайн: wagon when I stumbled on the body, which was even more cut up than the first corpse. It was cold–the body sparkled with frost.
Электронная книга "Boone's Lick: A Novel", Larry McMurtry
Электронная книга "Boone's Lick: A Novel", Larry McMurtry. Эту книгу можно прочитать в Google Play Книгах на компьютере, а также на устройствах Android и iOS. Выделяйте текст, добавляйте закладки и делайте заметки, скачав книгу "Boone's Lick: A Novel" для чтения в офлайн-режиме. In his first historical novel in ten years, Larry McMurtry introduces Mary Margaret, a nineteenth-century version of the formidable, unforgettable Aurora Greenway of Terms of Endearment.
Larry Jeff McMurtry (born June 3, 1936) is an American novelist, essayist, bookseller, and screenwriter whose work is predominantly set in either the Old West or in contemporary Texas. His novels include Horseman, Pass By (1962), The Last Picture Show (1966), and Terms of Endearment (1975), which were adapted into films earning 26 Oscar nominations (10 wins).
Boone's Lick is Pulitzer Prize-winning author Larry McMurtry's return to the kind of story that made him famous - an enthralling tale of the nineteenth-century west. Like his bestsellers Lonesome Dove, Streets of Laredo, Comanche Moon, and Dead Man's Walk, Boone's Lick transports the reader to the era about which McMurtry writes better and more shrewdly than anyone else.
The novel follows the Cecil family's arduous journey by riverboat and wagon from Boone's Lick, Missouri, to Fort Phil Kearny in Wyoming
The novel follows the Cecil family's arduous journey by riverboat and wagon from Boone's Lick, Missouri, to Fort Phil Kearny in Wyoming.
Nearly every officer in the fort, including General Slade, came by to try and talk Ma out of traveling north-they made the journey seem like sure death for all of us-but they might as well have been. Madam, there’s no call for this intrepidity, General Slade said. You might at least wait for Colonel Fetterman-he’s going that way soon to reinforce Colonel Carrington. He’ll be happy to escort you safely i. .No, he wouldn’t be happy to escort me anywhere, Ma said. He’d be happier if he could just knock me in the head.
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