Lonesome Dove
  • Author : Larry McMurtry
  • Release Date : 01 June 2010
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Pages : 864
  • ISBN 13 : 9781451606539
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Book excerpt: Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read. 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.

Lonesome Dove

Lonesome Dove

Author : Larry McMurtry
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Fiction
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Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read. 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 ...

Lonesome Dove

Lonesome Dove

Author : Larry McMurtry
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Fiction
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Chronicles a cattle drive in the nineteenth century from Texas to Montana, and follows the lives of Gus and Call, the cowboys heading the drive, Gus's woman, Lorena, and Blue Duck, a sinister Indian renegade....

Lonesome Dove

Lonesome Dove

Author : Larry McMurtry
Publisher : Turtleback Books
Genre : Fiction
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Chronicles a cattle drive in the nineteenth century from Texas to Montana, and follows the lives of Gus and Call, the cowboys heading the drive, Gus's woman, Lorena, and Blue Duck, a sinister Indian renegade...

Lonesome Dove

Lonesome Dove

Author : Larry McMurtry
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Fiction
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Chronicles a cattle drive in the nineteenth century from Texas to Montana, and follows the lives of Gus and Call, the cowboys heading the drive, Gus's woman, Lorena, and Blue Duck, a sinister Indian renegade....

The Lonesome Dove Series

The Lonesome Dove Series

Author : Larry McMurtry
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Fiction
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The timeless, bestselling four-part epic that began with the Pulitzer Prize-winning Lonesome Dove takes readers into the lives of Augustus McCrae and Woodrow Call, two tough-as-nails Texas Rangers in the heyday of the Old West. Dead Man’s Walk As young Texas Rangers, Augustus McCrae and Woodrow Call--"Gus" and "...

A Book on the Making of Lonesome Dove

A Book on the Making of Lonesome Dove

Author : John Spong,Jeff Wilson
Publisher : University of Texas Press
Genre : Performing Arts
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A photo-filled behind-the-scenes journey into the creation of the book, the miniseries, and the world of Lonesome Dove. Widely acclaimed as the greatest Western ever made, Lonesome Dove has become a true American epic. Larry McMurtry’s Pulitzer Prize–winning novel was a New York Times bestseller, with millions of ...

Comanche Moon

Comanche Moon

Author : Larry McMurtry
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Fiction
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THE NATIONAL BESTSELLER The second book of Larry McMurtry's Lonesome Dove tetralogy, Comache Moon takes us once again into the world of the American West. Texas Rangers August McCrae and Woodrow Call, now in their middle years, continue to deal with the ever-increasing tensions of adult life -- Gus with ...

Dead Man s Walk

Dead Man s Walk

Author : Larry McMurtry
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Fiction
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Dead Man's Walk is the first, extraordinary book in the epic Lonesome Dove tetralogy, in which Larry McMurtry breathed new life into the vanished American West and created two of the most memorable heroes in contemporary fiction: Augustus McCrae and Woodrow Call. As young Texas Rangers, Gus and Call have ...

Streets Of Laredo

Streets Of Laredo

Author : Larry McMurtry
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Fiction
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From the Pulitzer Prize–winning author Larry McMurtry comes the sequel and final book in the Lonesome Dove tetralogy. An exhilarating tale of legend and heroism, Streets of Laredo is classic Texas and Western literature at its finest. Captain Woodrow Call, August McCrae's old partner, is now a bounty hunter ...

A Study Guide for Larry McMurtry s  Lonesome Dove

A Study Guide for Larry McMurtry s Lonesome Dove

Author : Gale, Cengage Learning
Publisher : Gale, Cengage Learning
Genre : Literary Criticism
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A Study Guide for Larry McMurtry's "Lonesome Dove," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Literary Themes for Students: American Dream.This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Literary Themes for Students: American ...

A Book of Photographs from Lonesome Dove

A Book of Photographs from Lonesome Dove

Author : Bill Wittliff
Publisher : University of Texas Press
Genre : Photography
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To celebrate the twentieth anniversary of the 1989 CBS debut of the multi-award-winning miniseries Lonesome Dove, UT Press is pleased to issue a commemorative edition of A Book of Photographs from Lonesome Dove. This edition features a new deluxe dust jacket with new photographs of Robert Duvall and Tommy Lee Jones, ...

Three Bestselling Novels

Three Bestselling Novels

Author : Larry McMurtry
Publisher : Outlet
Genre : Fiction
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A trio of powerful novels by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author features The Last Picture Show, Leaving Cheyenne, and the award-winning Lonesome Dove....

Terms of Endearment

Terms of Endearment

Author : Larry McMurtry
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Fiction
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In this acclaimed novel that inspired the Academy Award–winning motion picture, Larry McMurtry created two unforgettable characters who won the hearts of readers and moviegoers everywhere: Aurora Greenway and her daughter Emma. Aurora is the kind of woman who makes the whole world orbit around her, including a string ...

Anything for Billy

Anything for Billy

Author : Larry McMurtry
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Fiction
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The first time I saw Billy he came walking out of a cloud....Welcome to the wild, hot-blooded adventures of Billy the Kid, the American West's most legendary outlaw. Larry McMurtry takes us on a hell-for-leather journey with Billy and his friends as they ride, drink, love, fight, shoot, and ...