Death Comes for the Archbishop by Willa Cather

This novel follows the life of a Catholic bishop and a vicar as they attempt to establish a diocese in New Mexico Territory. The story highlights their struggles and triumphs over the course of 40 years, dealing with the harsh landscape, cultural differences, and the challenges of faith. It also explores the history and culture of the Southwest, including the influence of Mexican and Native American traditions.

The 634th greatest book of all time


Published
1927
Nationality
American
Type
Fiction
Pages
300-500
Words
72,000
Original Language
English

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