God's Country by Percival Everett
(The Callaloo Series)

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The unlikely narrator through this tale of misadventures is one Curt Marder: gambler, drinker, cheat, and would-be womanizer. It's 1871, and he's lost his farm, his wife, and his dog to a band of marauding hooligans. With nothing to live on but a desire to recover what is rightfully his, Marder is forced to enlist the help of the best tracker in the West: a black man named Bubba.

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Percival Everett teaches at the University of California, Riverside, and at the Bennington Writing Workshop.
Published March 30, 1994 by Faber & Faber. 219 pages
Genres: History, Westerns, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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When cowardly Curt ``Dirt'' Marder espies a band of ``Injun impersonators'' pillaging his home, he has ``half a mind to ride down that hill and say somethin', but it was just half a mind after all.'' Bubba, the best tracker in the territory, agrees to help Marder in exchange for half his homestead.

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