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Blood meridian, or, The evening redness in the West: or the evening redness in the West

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An epic novel of the violence and depravity that attended America's westward expansion, Blood Meridian brilliantly subverts the conventions of the Western novel and the mythology of the "wild west." Based on historical events that took place on the Texas-Mexico border in the 1850s, it traces the fortunes of the Kid, a fourteen-year-old Tennesseean who stumbles into the nightmarish world where Indians are being murdered and the market for their scalps is thriving. Publisher's Note: The 25th Anniversary Edition has been reset, causing the text to reflow. Page references based on earlier editions will no longer apply, so Vintage Books has compiled the following chart as a conversion aid. Download the chart by copying and pasting the following link into your browser: http://knopfdoubleday.com/marketing/BloodMeridianPageReference.pdf
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Grouped Work ID 91861573-acd1-e7f8-26ce-127a77d471fc
full_title blood meridian or the evening redness in the west
author mccarthy cormac
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auth_author2 Poe, Richard.
author McCarthy, Cormac, 1933-
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display_description Based on incidents that took place in the southwestern United States and Mexico around 1850, this novel chronicles the crimes of a band of desperados, with a particular focus on one, "the kid," a boy of fourteen.
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publishDate 2001, 2007, 2011
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Downloadable audio books, Glanton Gang -- Fiction, Historical fiction, Indians of North America -- Fiction, Massacres -- Fiction, Mexican-American Border Region -- Fiction, Outlaws -- Fiction, Teenage boys -- Fiction
title_display Blood meridian, or, The evening redness in the West
title_full Blood meridian [electronic resource] : or the evening redness in the West / Cormac McCarthy, Blood meridian [sound recording] : or the evening redness in the West / by Cormac McCarthy, Blood meridian, or, The evening redness in the West / Cormac McCarthy ; introduction by Harold Bloom
title_short Blood meridian, or, The evening redness in the West
title_sub or the evening redness in the West
topic_facet Indians of North America, Massacres, Outlaws, Teenage boys