The trench angel / Michael Keenan Gutierrez.
- ISBN: 9781935248729 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2015.
"In the Somme Valley a British soldier teaches his fellows to hide cigarette coals inside their mouths. Half a world away, a war-ruined photographer drinks in a bar beneath a Colorado butchery, blood dripping from the floorboards into ashtrays. Gutierrez writes with a metaphorical gift and fine hand of an age of war and upheaval where anarchists, coal barons, Pinkertons, corrupt police, broken idealists, and broken families fight to claim history's muddied field. . . . The Trench Angel announces a great new talent set to shine for a long time."-Alexander Parsons, Leaving Disneyland"Breathes new, vivid life into the old wild west."-Mat Johnson, Pym"Gutierrez's splendid debut bypasses the archives, whisking us straightaway into the seedy saloons, the twisting back alleys, and the trenches. . . . Like Denis Johnson's Train Dreams, this potent, lyrical novel unspools beyond its own time and lands squarely, unforgettably in our...
Electronic reproduction. New York : Leapfrog Press, 2015. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 411 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 256 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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