Cities of the Plain by Cormac McCarthy

"Cities of the Plain" is the conclusion to a trilogy set in the post-World War II American West. The story follows two cowboys, John Grady Cole and Billy Parham, who work on a ranch in New Mexico near the Texas border. Cole falls in love with a Mexican prostitute, which leads to a tragic confrontation with her pimp. The novel explores themes of love, friendship, and the fading of the old West.

The 7807th greatest book of all time


Published
1998
Nationality
American
Type
Fiction
Pages
292
Words
84,000
Original Language
English

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