The outlander : a novel
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(0)
4 star
 
(1)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Published:
New York : Ecco, c2008.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st ed.
Physical Desc:
389 pages ; 24 cm.
Status:
Green Hills - Adult Fiction
Fiction Adamson
Main Library - Adult Fiction
Fiction Adamson
Description

In 1903 a mysterious young woman flees alone across the West, one heart-pounding step ahead of the law. At nineteen, Mary Boulton has just become a widow--and her husband's killer. As bloodhounds track her frantic race toward the mountains, she is tormented by mad visions and by the knowledge that her two ruthless brothers-in-law are in pursuit, determined to avenge their younger brother's death. Responding to little more than the primitive fight for life, the widow retreats ever deeper into the wilderness--and into the wilds of her own mind--encountering an unforgettable cast of eccentrics along the way.

With the stunning prose and captivating mood of great works like Charles Frazier's Cold Mountain or early Cormac McCarthy, Gil Adamson's intoxicating debut novel weds a brilliant literary style to the gripping tale of one woman's desperate escape.

Also in This Series
Copies
Location
Call Number
Status
Green Hills - Adult Fiction
Fiction Adamson
On Shelf
Main Library - Adult Fiction
Fiction Adamson
On Shelf
More Like This
Other Editions and Formats
More Details
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780061491252 (acid-free paper), 006149125X (acid-free paper)

Notes

General Note
"Originally published in Canada in 2007 by House of Anansi Press"--T.p. verso.
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Adamson, G. (2008). The outlander: a novel. New York: Ecco.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Adamson, Gil, 1961-. 2008. The Outlander: A Novel. New York: Ecco.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Adamson, Gil, 1961-, The Outlander: A Novel. New York: Ecco, 2008.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Adamson, Gil. The Outlander: A Novel. New York: Ecco, 2008. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
b01b4ebd-9cdc-bc67-102c-54e48c24cc69
Go To GroupedWorkView in Staff Client
Last File Modification TimeSep 23, 2019 11:21:28 PM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeNov 12, 2019 10:44:03 PM

MARC Record

LEADER01434cam a2200385 a 4500
001ocn173749274
003OCoLC
00520080422103047.0
008071004r20082007nyu           000 1 eng  
010 |a 2007041062
020 |a 9780061491252 (acid-free paper)
020 |a 006149125X (acid-free paper)
035 |a (OCoLC)173749274
040 |a DLC|c DLC|d BAKER|d BTCTA|d YDXCP|d C#P|d TNN
043 |a n-cn---
049 |a TNNA
099 |a Fiction|a Adamson
1001 |a Adamson, Gil,|d 1961-
24514|a The outlander :|b a novel /|c Gil Adamson.
250 |a 1st ed.
260 |a New York :|b Ecco,|c c2008.
300 |a 389 p. ;|c 24 cm.
500 |a "Originally published in Canada in 2007 by House of Anansi Press"--T.p. verso.
650 0|a Widows|v Fiction.
650 0|a Women murderers|v Fiction.
650 0|a Frontier and pioneer life|z Canada|v Fiction.
651 0|a Canada|x History|y 1867-1914|v Fiction.
898 |a qBook
898 |a qEnglish
907 |a .b19045840|b 08-10-16|c 02-22-08
910 |a CARL0000303982
949 |b 35192037293333|c Fiction Adamson|h GH|j GH|l AFIC|m BK|s S|p 25.95|w 68|x 20080602|t 20190923|q CNV|r CNV|v 7|y 20170630|z 0
949 |b 35192037293341|c Fiction Adamson|h MN|j MN|l AFIC|m BK|s S|p 25.95|w 43|x 20080602|t 20190807|q CNV|r CNV|v 1|y 20180828|z 2
991 |a gh|a (2)mn|b 04-22-08|c m|d a|e 3|f eng|g nyu|h 4|i 4
998 4|a LDR0905 20170610173944 NPUB |b LDR0905 20170610173944 NPUB