Barkskins : a novel / Annie Proulx.
"Barkskins opens in New France in the late 18th century as Rene Sel, an illiterate woodsman makes his way from Northern France to the homeland to seek a living. Bound to a "seigneur" for three years in exchange for land, he suffers extraordinary hardship and violence, always in awe of the forest he...
New York, NY :
Scribner, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc.,
|Edition:||First Scribner hardcover edition.|
|Physical Description:||xii, 717 pages : genealogical tables ; 25 cm|