Recommended books by James Welch

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Product picture for FEAR.DEATH.BY.SWORD by Cavanaugh James Welch
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When Nemo saw a woman frantically running for her life past his local grocery store, he knew he had to help her. Now he desperately wishes someone would help him. Everyday something new is trying to kill him, the only question in his mind is what will kill him first. Whether it be rogue soldiers with guns, rival assassins, or just his own teacher constantly pushing his body to its absolute limits, every day is a struggle to survive. He can barely fight, he isn’t fast or strong, and he’s...
Book cover from Fools Crow (Penguin Classics) by James Welch
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The 25th-anniversary edition of "a novel that in the sweep and inevitability of its events...is a major contribution to Native American literature." (Wallace Stegner)

In the Two Medicine Territory of Montana, the Lone Eaters, a small band of Blackfeet Indians, are living their immemorial life. The men hunt and mount the occasional horse-taking raid or war party against the enemy Crow. The women tan the hides, sew the beadwork, and raise the children. But the year is 1870, and the whites...
Book cover from ESV Mens Devotional Bible by ESV Bibles by Crossway
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Our world presents daily distractions that can easily displace Christ as the center of a man’s heart and life. The goal of the ESV Men’s Devotional Bible is to strengthen and encourage men through the life-giving Word of God and sound devotional content aimed at nurturing godliness.

With 365 theologically rich and gospel-centered devotions drawn directly from the Bible, this all-new resource was created under the editorial oversight of Dr. Sam Storms with contributions from over...
Book cover from Winter in the Blood (Penguin Classics) by James Welch
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Two contemporary classics from a major writer of the Native American renaissance

During his life, James Welch came to be regarded as a master of American prose, and his first novel, Winter in the Blood, is one of his most enduring works. The narrator of this beautiful, often disquieting novel is a young Native American man living on the Fort Belknap Reservation in Montana. Sensitive and self-destructive, he searches for something that will bind him to the lands of his ancestors but is...
 
Book cover from Ancestry and Kin of the Cowden and Welch Families - Primary Source Edition by James Marcus Welch
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This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of...
Book cover from Japanese Tales of Mystery and Imagination by Edogawa Rampo
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This collection of mystery and horror stories is regarded as Japan's answer to Edgar Allan Poe.

Japanese Tales of Mystery & Imagination, the first volume of its kind translated into English, is written with the quick tempo of the West but rich with the fantasy of the East. These nine bloodcurdling, chilling tales present a genre of literature largely unknown to readers outside Japan, including the strange story of a quadruple amputee and his perverse wife; the record of a man who...
Book cover from Asatru Book of Blotar and Rituals: by the Asatru Folk Assembly by Stephen A. McNallen
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This brand new book is filled with 18 blots to Asatru gods and goddesses and 13 rituals for every occasion, submitted by Asatru Folk Assembly members and ordained AFA Clergy.

You'll find blots to Ostara, Thor, Ullr, Freya, Vidar and many more.

There are landtakings, weddings, baby namings, man and woman making rituals and more - everything the modern Asatruar needs!

You can use the blots and rituals as they are, or customize them for your personal use.

The...
Book cover from Race, Gender, and Punishment: From Colonialism to the War on Terror (Critical Issues in Crime and Society (Paperback)) by Stephen A. McNallen
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The disproportionate representation of black Americans in the U.S. criminal justice system is well documented. Far less well-documented are the entrenched systems and beliefs that shape punishment and other official forms of social control today.

In Race, Gender, and Punishment, Mary Bosworth and Jeanne Flavin bring together twelve original essays by prominent scholars to examine not only the discrimination that is evident, but also the structural and cultural forces that have...
Book cover from Winter Wheat by Mildred Walker
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For this Bison Books edition, James Welch, the acclaimed author of Winter in the Blood (1986) and other novels, introduces Mildred Walker's vivid heroine, Ellen Webb, who lives in the dryland wheat country of central Montana during the early 1940s. He writes, "It is a story about growing up, becoming a woman, mentally, emotionally, spiritually, within the space of a year and a half. But what a year and a half it is!" Welch offers a brief biography of Walker, who wrote nine of her thirteen...
Book cover from The Real West Marginal Way: A Poets Autobiography by Richard Hugo
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Of Richard Hugo's Making Certain It Goes On, David Wagoner has written: "Richard Hugo spared himself (and us) no pains or joys in making the wonderful, vigorous original poems brought together in this single collection. His was and is a very important voice in modern American poetry." Hugo was also an editor of the Yale Younger Poets series and a distinguished teacher and master of the personal essay. Now many of his essays have been assembled and arranged by Ripley Hugo, the poet's widow and a...