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    Read ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Í Mary Doria Russell Epitaph A Novel of the OK Corral (FREE) Mary Doria Russell Í 5 Free download Note This is the second of a two part 'series' that began with DocAs it says in this book “Every Tombstone needs an Epitaph” This is said ab

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    Download Epitaph A Novel of the OK Corral Epitaph A Novel of the OK Corral (FREE) Read ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Í Mary Doria Russell ”To understand the gunfight in Tombstone stop — now — and watch a clock for thirty seconds Listen to it tick while you

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    Download Epitaph A Novel of the OK Corral Mary Doria Russell Í 5 Free download Read ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Í Mary Doria Russell You know those silly uestionnaires that ask if you could meet anyone alive or dead who would you choose? I think I would choose Doc Holiday he was such a complicated person the many different sides to his person

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    Epitaph A Novel of the OK Corral (FREE) Download Epitaph A Novel of the OK Corral I really wanted to fall in love with this book but all the way through I felt that Russell hadn't uite been sure whether she was writing a novel or a biography of Wyatt Earp's life While large sections of the book were near perfectly written others were frustrating slow or particularly in the case of the final 50 or so p

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    Epitaph A Novel of the OK Corral (FREE) Beneath history memory and forgettingBeneath memory and forgetting lifePaul Ricoeur Mary Doria Russell could not have selected a finer epigraph to preface her retelling of those thirty seconds on that Tombstone October afternoon in 1881The final sixty pages of Epitaph A Novel of the OK Corral are a cautionary ta

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    Read ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Í Mary Doria Russell Mary Doria Russell Í 5 Free download Epitaph A Novel of the OK Corral (FREE) I will preface this review by saying that I've been a bit obsessed of late with the life of John Henry Doc Holliday I've read numerous books about him or involving him over the last two years or so some of them historical novels and some of them pure fantasy with Doc as a character in them All of them please me as they all

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    Download Epitaph A Novel of the OK Corral Epitaph A Novel of the OK Corral (FREE) The number one criticism one hears against history books is that they aren’t timely; that they don’t relate to events that are happening today When it comes to Mary Doria Russell's latest book Epitaph though nothing could be farther from the truth Granted a book about a shootout that happened in a vacant lot in Arizon

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    Mary Doria Russell Í 5 Free download Epitaph A Novel of the OK Corral (FREE) Loved this book and I admire the author and her meticulous work and brilliant imagination We've all watched movies TV series and perhaps read other books about Doc Holliday and the Earp brothers But to read this b

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Free download Epitaph A Novel of the OK Corral ä PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Lliday and the Earp brothers faced off against the Clantons and the McLaurys in Tombstone Arizona It should have been a simple misdemeanor arrest Thirty seconds and thirty bullets later three officers were wounded and three citizens lay dead in the dirt Wyatt Earp was the last man standing the only one unscathed The lies began before the smoke cleared but the gunfight at the OK Corral would soon become central to American beliefs about the Old West Epitaph tells Wyatt’s real story unea. You know those silly uestionnaires that ask if you could meet anyone alive or dead who would you choose I think I would choose Doc Holiday he was such a complicated person the many different sides to his personality his diverse talents I find him fascinating and loved Russell s novel Doc This book was much extensive and Doc only plays a small part yet the parts that contained him and Josie who would eventually become Wyatt Earps wife were among my favoritesThe atmosphere in this story was spot on while reading I felt like I was in Tombstone The dirt in the streets the wooden houses the gun fights the gambling prostitution drinking and stage coach robberies All the Warps and their women are prominently featured The political maneuvering even way back then there was criminal activity and differences between the Republicans and Democrats Go figure A lawless time as Tombstone tries to grow and become a

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Free download Epitaph A Novel of the OK Corral ä PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Mary Doria Russell continues the story she began in Doc following Wyatt Earp and Doc Holliday to Tombstone Arizona and to the gunfight at the OK CorralA deeply divided nation Vicious politics A shamelessly partisan media A president loathed by half the populace Smuggling and gang warfare along the Mexican border Armed citizens willing to stand their ground and take law into their own hands That was America in 1881 All those forces came to bear on the afternoon of October 26th when Doc Ho. My best read of the year and one I can recommend to all What you don t think a Western would appeal to you Or you think you saw a movie about a shootout in Tombstone that conveys to you everything you didn t really need to know And are you about to tell me that any thrill from brave action and dastardly villainy is gone and any joy of wisdom about courage and justice is as dead as old reruns of Gunsmoke Well never fear just forget all that Think character development sublime prose that sings and fine pacing in a mythic tale that also represents a time machine to a critical point in history The year is 1877 a time when the American dream was reaching a turning point with the ending of the frontier and the corralling of the last Indian tribes on reservations It doesn t matter much if you didn t get to love John Henry Holliday and Wyatt Earp during their sojourn in Dodge City with R

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Free download Epitaph A Novel of the OK Corral ä PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Rthing the Homeric tragedy buried under 130 years of mythology misrepresentation and sheer indifference to fact Epic and intimate this novel gives voice to the real men and women whose lives were changed forever by those fatal 30 seconds in Tombstone At its heart is the woman behind the myth Josephine Sarah Marcus who loved Wyatt Earp for forty nine years and who carefully chipped away at the truth until she had crafted the heroic legend that would become the epitaph her husband deserved. Beneath history memory and forgettingBeneath memory and forgetting lifePaul Ricoeur Mary Doria Russell could not have selected a finer epigraph to preface her retelling of those thirty seconds on that Tombstone October afternoon in 1881The final sixty pages of Epitaph A Novel of the OK Corral are a cautionary tale of what lies beneath history legends spun from nostalgia Perhaps it seems odd that I would begin by telling you of the end but this novel is funny like that We already know something of the end of the most famous gun battle of the American West don t we It has become so fixed in our pop culture lore that just the mention of The OK Corral conjures up sepia toned visions of hot dusty streets sun scoured faces under sweat soaked wide brimmed hats holsters slung low voices that growl mouths that spit hands moving in a blur as fast as the bullets that inevitably fly from Colt revolvers It is

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  • 25 June 2020
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