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The crossing, by Cormac McCarthy

Label
The crossing
Title
The crossing
Statement of responsibility
by Cormac McCarthy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the 1930s, two teenage brothers whose ranch in New Mexico was raided by bandits, cross into Mexico to search for stolen horses. The novel follows them through the revolution-torn countryside, meeting soldiers, peasants, priests and thieves, all proffering advice
Member of
Summary
Billy Parham, 16, tries desperately to catch a wolf threatening his father's cattle ranch, but when he does, he cannot bring himself to kill it, so he returns it to the mountains, only to return home to tragedy in the sequel to <I>All the Pretty Horses</I>
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 1994.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
043938
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCarthy, Cormac
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Border trilogy
Series volume
[book 2]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Wilderness areas
  • Wolves
  • Boys
  • Hidalgo County (N.M.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The crossing, by Cormac McCarthy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Series information taken from author's website
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
8507723
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
425 pages
Isbn
9780394574752
Lccn
94004281
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm29844718
  • 12215715
Label
The crossing, by Cormac McCarthy
Publication
Note
Series information taken from author's website
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
8507723
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
425 pages
Isbn
9780394574752
Lccn
94004281
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm29844718
  • 12215715

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      40.049858 -86.130968

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