This House of Sky: Landscapes of a Western Mind

This House of Sky: Landscapes of a Western Mind

Ivan Doig


A haunting, magnificently written memoir by means of Ivan Doig approximately growing to be up within the American West

 

Ivan Doig grew up within the rugged desolate tract of western Montana one of the sheepherders and denizens of small-town saloons and valley ranches. What he deciphers from his earlier with piercing readability is not just a uncooked feel of land and the way it shapes us but additionally of the binds to our father and mother, to those that love us, and our inextricable connection to people who formed our values in our look for intimacy, independence, love, and family members. A powerfully informed tale, This apartment of Sky is instantly particularly American and common in its skill to evoke a eager for an explicable past.

Show sample text content

Download sample