A fantasy of a boy whose journey towards knowledge and power remakes history. Since he saw the white men murder his father, the Red Indian Lolla-Wossiky has been a drunk. His brother wishes to see the whites confined to the eastern lands. But Bill Harrison has more brutal plans for the Red Indians.
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"Suddenly the saga of Alvin Maker begins to thrill."--"Washington Post Book World" ""Red Prophet" is but a section of a vast American fantasy epic. It is vividly written, and the principal actors--Alvin, Ta-Kumsaw, the Prophet, and Alvin's Gandalfesque mentor Taleswapper--are all complete and memorable characters."--"The Philadelphia Inquirer" "Harsher, bleaker, and more mystical than" Seventh Son," this novel superbly demonstrates Card's solid historical research, keen understanding of religious experience, and, most of all, his mastery of the art of storytelling."--"Booklist "Review:
Card's luminous alternate history continues to chill as it soothes ... and suddenly the saga of Alvin Maker begins to thrill. (THE WASHINGTON POST)
The most important work of American fantasy since Stephen Donaldson's original Thomas Covenant trilogy. (CHICAGO SUN-TIMES)
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Book Description ORBIT (LITT), 1991. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0099609401
Book Description LEGEND PAPERBACKS, 1991. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 99609401