Synopses & Reviews
- Comprehensive reading and study guides for some of the world's most important literary masterpieces
- Concise critical excerpts provide a scholarly overview of each work
- "The Story Behind the Story" details the conditions under which the work was written
- Each book includes a biographical sketch of the author, a descriptive list of characters, an extensive summary and analysis, and an annotated bibliography
In Cormac McCarthy's ultimate Western epic, cowboys pursue the non-existent romantic ideal of the American Midwest.