By Larry McMurtry
The epic four-volume cycle that started with Larry McMurty's Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece, Lonesome Dove, is finished with this outstanding and haunting novel - a capstone in a powerful culture of storytelling.
Texas Rangers August McCrae and Woodrow F. name, now of their heart years, are only commencing to take care of the enigmas of the grownup middle - Gus together with his nice love, Clara Forsythe; and get in touch with with Maggie Tilton, the younger whore who loves him. proud yet very assorted males, they enlist with a Ranger troop in pursuit of Buffalo Hump, the nice Comanche battle leader; Kicking Wolf, the distinguished Comanche horse thief; and a dangerous Mexican bandit king with a penchant for torture.
Comanche Moon joins the twenty-year time line among useless Man's stroll and Lonesome Dove, following loved heroes Gus and phone and their comrades-in-arms - Deets, Jake Spoon, and Pea Eye Parker - of their sour fight to guard an advancing Western frontier opposed to the defiant Comanches, courageously decided to protect their territory and their lifestyle.
instantly vividly imagined and unflinchingly reasonable, Comanche Moon is a sweeping, heroic experience filled with tragedy, cruelty, braveness, honor and betrayal - and the fruits of Larry McMurty's peerless imaginative and prescient of the yank West.