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The Crossing

Written by Cormac McCarthy

The Crossing .

Category: Fiction - Coming Of Age; Fiction - Westerns
Imprint: Knopf
Format: Hardcover
Pub Date: June 1994
Price: $29.95
Can. Price: $37.00
ISBN: 978-0-394-57475-2 (0-394-57475-3)
Pages: 432
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.


ABOUT THE AUTHOR

 
Cormac McCarthy was born in Rhode Island in1933 and spent most of his childhood near Knoxville, Tennessee. He served in the U.S. Air Force and later studied at the University of Tennessee. In 1976 he moved to El Paso, Texas, where he lives today. McCarthy's fiction parallels his movement from the Southeast to the West--the first four novels being set in Tennessee, the last three in the Southwest and Mexico. The Orchard Keeper (1965) won the Faulkner Award for a first novel; it was followed by Outer Dark (1968), Child of God (1973), Suttree (1979), Blood Meridian (1985), All the Pretty Horses, which won both the National Book Critics Circle Award and the National Book Award for fiction in 1992, and The Crossing and Cities of the Plain, which completes The Border Trilogy.


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