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Lonesome Dove - Larry McMurtry
Lonesome Dove
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A love story, an adventure, and an epic of the frontier, Larry McMurtry’s Pulitzer Prize— winning classic, Lonesome Dove, the third book in the Lonesome Dove tetralogy, is the grandest novel ever written about the last defiant wilderness of America. Journey to the dusty little Texas town of... show more
A love story, an adventure, and an epic of the frontier, Larry McMurtry’s Pulitzer Prize— winning classic, Lonesome Dove, the third book in the Lonesome Dove tetralogy, is the grandest novel ever written about the last defiant wilderness of America. Journey to the dusty little Texas town of Lonesome Dove and meet an unforgettable assortment of heroes and outlaws, whores and ladies, Indians and settlers. Richly authentic, beautifully written, always dramatic, Lonesome Dove is a book to make us laugh, weep, dream, and remember.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781439195260 (1439195269)
ASIN: 1439195269
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Pages no: 864
Edition language: English
Series: Lonesome Dove (#1)
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5.0 Easily a favorite read of 2015!
I am completely overwhelmed and intimidated by the prospect of writing a review for this book. It's probably fair to call it a modern classic and it's been reviewed many times by much smarter and more perceptive people than I. What can I possibly add to the conversation that hasn't already been sa...
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5.0 Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry
How shall I review a book which has left me speechless, empty? A book which I keep thinking about even after finishing it. No distraction is helping me to take this book and all those unforgettable characters out of my mind? I don’t know what to write or where to begin? I just know that I am missing...
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5.0 Lonesome Dove
Retired Texas Rangers Woodrow F. Call and Augustus McCrae leave behind their sleepy lives in the Texas town of Lonesome Dove to drive a herd of cattle to Montana. Will they make it alive?When I was a lad, around the time the glaciers receded and civilization began, I was enthralled with a certain TV...
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5.0 Lonesome Dove
How shall I review a book which has left me speechless, empty? A book which I keep thinking about even after finishing it. No distraction is helping me to take this book and all those unforgettable characters out of my mind? I don’t know what to write or where to begin? I just know that I am missing...
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5.0 Epic
This story is so big, giant, sprawling, so... EPIC. I absolutely loved this novel. Having been a fan of the 1989 mini-series, this book has been on my shelf to read for nearly 30 years -- yikes! Thanks to another member of my book club who chose it for our January read, I can finally say that I ...
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