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This is a must vlood for anyone who enjoyed Blood Meridian as it gives you fascinating background information on the real people that inspired the novel. Dec 22, Nate rated it liked it Shelves: I didn’t read this cover to cover, but jumped around to read the things that most interested me.

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Brandon sepidh it it was amazing Nov 20, You can remove the unavailable item s now or we’ll automatically remove it at Checkout. As Sepich notes, most reviewers tend to downplay or misunderstand the degree to which the story of the Glanton Gang is based in historical events, not just inspired by them.


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Overall rating No ratings yet hohn. Yet Blood Meridian’s complexity, as well as its sheer bloodiness, makes it difficult for some readers. Rent from DeepDyve Recommend. A whole essay on the Judge’s recipe for gunpowder! No trivia or quizzes yet.

Notes on Blood Meridian by John Sepich

The Search for a Southern Overland Route, Violence and Bliod in Frontier Los Angeles. Death of a Legend. Also contains an insightful chapter on the aspects of divination and the arcane in the book. Indian Heroes and Great Chieftains.

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Notes On “Blood Meridian

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Lost Srpich and Silver Mines of the Southwest. Very informative but could have done more with the presentation to make even more interesting but I guess I and Sepich disagree on that. This amplified edition of Notes on Blood Meridian is the essential guide for all who seek a fuller understanding and appreciation of Bloo finest work.

So far, an amazing companion piece to McCarthy’s magnum opus. Timothy Rogalski rated it really liked it Dec 18, The first truly indispensable book of and it’s impossible to find.


Notes on Blood Meridian by John Sepich

Recommended if you’re curious about the historical basis for some of the characters and settings in Blood Meridian. John rated it it was amazing Mar sepihc, Tom Horn in Life and Legend.

Originally published inNotes remained in print for only a few years and has become highly sought-after in the rare book market, with used copies selling for hundreds of dollars. Forged from a partnership between a university press and a library, Project MUSE is a trusted part of the academic and scholarly community it serves. The first time I read Blood Meridian at the personal recommendation of Robert Penn Warren I might add I thought the novel was an extremely imaginative almost fantastical version of the West, but when I read it the second time later along with Sepich’s “Notes” I was shock to find out this an almost scrupulous historical novel, ant that those pieces that I found most absurd and unreal were sometimes direct lifts from contemporary newspaper articles.