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House made of dawn

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House Made of Dawn, which won the Pulitzer Prize in 1969, tells the story of a young American Indian named Abel, home from a foreign war and caught between two worlds: one his father's, wedding him to the rhythm of the seasons and the harsh beauty of the land; the other of industrial America, a goading him into a compulsive cycle of dissipation and disgust.
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full_title house made of dawn
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lastUpdate 2018-04-26 04:18:04AM

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author Momaday, N. Scott, 1934-
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The magnificent Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of a stranger in his native land

A young Native American, Abel has come home from a foreign war to find himself caught between two worlds. The first is the world of his father's, wedding him to the rhythm of the seasons, the harsh beauty of the land, and the ancient rites and traditions of his people. But the other world — modern, industrial America — pulls at Abel, demanding his loyalty, claiming his soul, goading him into a destructive, compulsive cycle of dissipation and disgust. And the young man, torn in two, descends into hell.

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subject_facet Historical fiction, Indians of North America -- Fiction, Kiowa Indians -- Fiction, Western stories
title_display House made of dawn
title_full House Made of Dawn, House made of dawn / by N. Scott Momaday
title_short House made of dawn
topic_facet Fiction, Historical fiction, Indians of North America, Kiowa Indians, Literature, Western stories