By Larry McMurtry
The epic four-volume cycle that started with Larry McMurty's Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece, Lonesome Dove, is finished with this wonderful and haunting novel - a capstone in a amazing culture of storytelling.
Texas Rangers August McCrae and Woodrow F. name, now of their center years, are only commencing to take care of the enigmas of the grownup middle - Gus together with his nice love, Clara Forsythe; and contact with Maggie Tilton, the younger whore who loves him. proud yet very various males, they enlist with a Ranger troop in pursuit of Buffalo Hump, the nice Comanche conflict leader; Kicking Wolf, the distinguished Comanche horse thief; and a perilous 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 cherished heroes Gus and make contact with 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 made up our minds to guard their territory and their lifestyle.
right now vividly imagined and unflinchingly lifelike, Comanche Moon is a sweeping, heroic event packed with tragedy, cruelty, braveness, honor and betrayal - and the end result of Larry McMurty's peerless imaginative and prescient of the yankee West.