Cotton-Pickers

Cotton-Pickers

by B. Traven
     
 

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Set in Mexico in the 1920s, this picaresque tale of a laconic American drifter overlays a powerful study of social injustice. “Great storytellers often arise like Judaic just men to exemplify and rehearse the truth for their generation. The elusive B. Traven was just such a man.”—Book World.See more details below

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Set in Mexico in the 1920s, this picaresque tale of a laconic American drifter overlays a powerful study of social injustice. “Great storytellers often arise like Judaic just men to exemplify and rehearse the truth for their generation. The elusive B. Traven was just such a man.”—Book World.

Editorial Reviews

New York Times Book Review
Readers who ignore the genius of B. Traven do so at their peril.
Book World
Great storytellers often arise like Judaic just men to exemplify and rehearse the truth for their generation. B. Traven was such a man.
Philadelphia Inquirer
Traven is a riveting storyteller.
The New York Times
Readers who ignore the genius of B. Traven do so at their peril.
University Review
The Jungle Novels constitute one of the richest portraits of revolution in all literature.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781566630757
Publisher:
Dee, Ivan R. Publisher
Publication date:
02/25/1995
Series:
Jungle Novels Series
Pages:
207
Sales rank:
978,864
Product dimensions:
5.62(w) x 8.61(h) x 0.46(d)

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