Written by John Williams, Introduction by Michelle Latiolais
NYRB Classics | Trade Paperback | January 2007
$14.95/16.95(Canada) | 978-1-59017-198-1 (1-59017-198-5)
In his National Book Award–winning novel Augustus, John Williams uncovered the secrets of ancient Rome. With Butcher’s Crossing, his fiercely intelligent, beautifully written western, Williams dismantles the myths of modern America.
It is the 1870s, and Will Andrews, ﬁred up by Emerson to seek “an original relation to nature,” drops out of... Read more