Great Plains

Book Great Plains

Great Plains Book Details:

  • Publisher : Granta Books
  • ISBN-13 : 9781862078703
  • Page : 290 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 703 voters

Great Plains Book Summary/Review:

'Great Plains' is a journey through the vast and myth-inspiring empty plains - from tumbleweed and American Indian tepees, to the house where Bonnie and Clyde did their dirty work, to the scene of the murders in Truman Capote's 'In Cold Blood'.

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