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Englishman's Boy, the (1996) [Novel]
by Guy Vanderhaeghe Rating: Weighted - 7.9 / Average - 8.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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Links together Hollywood in the 1920's with one of the bloodiest, most brutal events of the nineteenth-century Canadian West - the Cypress Hills Massacre. Vanderhaeghe's rendering of the stark, dramatic beauty of the western landscape and of Hollywood in its most extravagant era - with its visionaries, celebrities, and dreamers - provides vivid background for scenes of action, adventure, and intrigue. Richly textured, evocative of time and place, this is an unforgettable novel about power, greed, and the pull of dreams that has at its centre the haunting story of a young drifter - "the Englishman's boy" - whose fate, ultimately, is a tragic one.

Original title: The Englishman's Boy
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHistoricalNorth America

Edition #1: Englishman's Boy, the

Englishman's Boy, the (1996)
Edition Details:

Language: English

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Englishman's Boy, the (June 2, 2005)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Time Warner
ISBN: 9780349119472
Dimensions: 5 x 7.7 x 1.1 in
Pages: 416

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Englishman's Boy, the (September 15, 1998)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Picador
ISBN: 9780312195441
Dimensions: 6.1 x 9.1 x 1.1
Pages: 352

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Englishman's Boy, the (September 1997)

Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Picador
ISBN: 9780312168230
Dimensions: 6.1 x 9.4 x 1.2 in
Pages: 333

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Englishman's Boy, the (1997)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: McClelland & Stewart
ISBN: 9780771086922
Dimensions: 5.3 x 8.3 x 0.6 in
Pages: 344

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