Fools Crow (Penguin Classics)

Fools Crow (Penguin Classics)

James Welch


The 25th-anniversary variation of "a novel that during the sweep and inevitability of its events...is a big contribution to local American literature." (Wallace Stegner)

In the 2 drugs Territory of Montana, the Lone Eaters, a small band of Blackfeet Indians, live their immemorial existence. the lads hunt and mount the occasional horse-taking raid or conflict occasion opposed to the enemy Crow. the ladies tan the hides, stitch the beadwork, and lift the kids. however the 12 months is 1870, and the whites are getting into their land. Fools Crow, a tender warrior and drugs guy, has visible the destiny and is aware that the novices will punish resistance with rapid retribution. First released to large acclaim in 1986, Fools Crow is James Welch's stunningly evocative portrait of his people's bygone method of life.

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the top writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking global. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a world bookshelf of the simplest works all through historical past and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the sequence to supply authoritative texts improved via introductions and notes by means of uncommon students and modern authors, in addition to up to date translations through award-winning translators.

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