Top Marketplace offers for ISBN

9781441717191

The Big Rock Candy Mountain (Part 1 of 2 parts)(Library Edition)

Wallace Stegner Author

Image Not Available

[This is Part 1 of a 2 part cassette audiobook edition.]

Bo Mason, his wife, and his two boys live a transient life of poverty and despair. Drifting from town to town and from state to state, the violent, ruthless Bo seeks his fortune in the hotel business, in new farmland, and, eventually, in illegal rum-running throughout the treacherous back roads of the American Northwest.

Based largely on his own childhood, Stegner has created a masterful, harrowing saga of a family trying to survive during the lean years of the early twentieth century. It is the conflict between the hardscrabble existence and Bo's pursuit of the frontier myth and of the American dream that gives the book such resonance and power.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

WALLACE STEGNER (1903-1993) was the author of many books of fiction and non-fiction, including the National Book Award-winning The Spectator Bird (1976) and Crossing to Safety. Angle of Repose won the Pulitzer Prize in 1971.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Wallace Stegner Author
Published by Blackstone Audio Inc (2010)
ISBN 10: 1441717196 ISBN 13: 9781441717191
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Blackstone Audio Inc, 2010. Audio Cassette. Book Condition: Brand New. unabridged edition. 9.25x6.75x2.25 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 1441717196

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 139.30
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.16
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds