Droga: Cormac Mccarthy: : Books. Droga (Polish) Paperback – Jan by Cormac Mccarthy (Author). Be the first to review this item. In a novel set in an indefinite, futuristic, post-apocalyptic world, a father and his young son make their way through the ruins of a devastated American landscape . Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more.
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The novel was also dedicated to his son; in a way it is a love story for his son, but McCarthy felt embarrassed to admit it on television. The Road has received numerous positive reviews and honors since its publication. In an interview with John Jurgensen of The Wall Street JournalMcCarthy described conversations he and his brother had about different scenarios for an apocalypse.
The father weakens, and after several days he realizes he will soon die. He assures his son that they are “good guys” who are “carrying the fire”.
The pair have a revolverbut only two rounds. Login to add to list.
These online bookshops told us they have this item: Discussing the novel’s relation to established genres, Chabon insists The Road is not science fiction; although “the adventure story in both its modern and epic forms A father and his young son journey across post-apocalyptic America some years after an extinction event. In a town inland, the father is shot in the leg with an arrow by a husband and wife. Skip to content Skip to search.
Further along the road, they evade a group whose members include a pregnant woman, and soon after they discover an abandoned campsite with a newborn infant roasted on a mccarghy. Eventually they find a single man with the cart, mcarthy father threatens him and forces him to strip naked. The father has taught the boy to use the gun on himself if necessary, to avoid falling into the hands of cannibals. As they near starvation, the pair discovers a concealed bunker filled with food, clothes, and other supplies.
The man is suffering from a serious cough and knows he is dying.
After he dies, the boy stays with his body for three days. View online Borrow Buy Freely available Show 0 more links Then, the novel came to him quickly, and he dedicated it to his son, John Francis McCarthy. The pair reaches the sea, where they discover a boat drifting ashore. In an interview with Oprah WinfreyMcCarthy said that the inspiration for the book came during a visit to Drlga Paso, Texaswith his young son.
They soon run out of supplies again and begin to starve before finding a house containing more food to carry in their cart, but the man’s condition is worsening. The Road film. Views Read Edit View history.
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The Stonemason The Sunset Limited mcarthy Imagining what the city might look like fifty to a hundred years into the future, he pictured “fires on the hill” and thought about his son. Open to the public Book Polish Show 0 more libraries One of the scenarios involved survivors turning to cannibalism: The best reads from to “. The father and son evade a traveling group of marauders.
Lists What are lists? They stay there for several days, regaining their strength, and then move on, taking lots of supplies from the bunker with them in a new cart.
We were unable to find this edition in any bookshop we are able to search. He is finally approached by a man carrying a shotgun, who has a wife and two children, a boy and a girl. This single location in Australian Capital Deoga Home All editions This editionPolish, Book edition: The review aggregator Metacritic reported cormaf book had an average score of 90 out ofbased on thirty-one reviews.