Blood meridian, or, The evening redness in the West (Book, 2015) []
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Blood meridian, or, The evening redness in the West

Blood meridian, or, The evening redness in the West

Author: Cormac McCarthy
Publisher: London Picador, 2015. ©1985.
Series: Picador classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Picador classic editionView all editions and formats
The wrath of God lies sleeping. It was hid a million years before men were and only men have power to wake it. Hell aint half full. Set in the anarchic world opened up by America's westward expansion, Blood Meridian is an epic and potent account of the barbarous violence that man visits upon man. Through the hostile landscape of the Texas-Mexico border wanders the Kid, a fourteen-year-old Tennessean who is quickly  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Western stories
Historical fiction
Western fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cormac McCarthy
ISBN: 9781447289456 1447289455
OCLC Number: 923000264
Notes: First published: New York: Random House, 1985.
Description: xiv, 352 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Picador classics.
Other Titles: Evening redness in the West.
Responsibility: Cormac McCarthy.


A chaotically violent and hauntingly beautiful novel from one of the greatest American novelists, Pulitzer Prize-winning Cormac McCarthy.  Read more...


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McCarthy distances us not only from the historical past, not only from our cowboy-and-Indian images of it, but also revisionist theories that make white men the villains and Indians the victims. All Read more...

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