Lighting Out for the Territory

Lighting Out for the Territory

How Samuel Clemens Headed West and Became Mark Twain

Book - 2010
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Acclaimed literary biographer Roy Morris carefully sorts fact from fiction to tell the story of a young genius finding his voice in the ramshackle mining camps, boomtowns, and newspaper offices of the wild and woolly West, while the Civil War rages half a continent away.
Publisher: New York :, Simon & Schuster,, [2010]
Edition: First Simon and Schuster hardcover edition.
Copyright Date: ©2010
ISBN: 9781416598671
Branch Call Number: 818.403 T969M
Characteristics: xiv, 282 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 25 cm


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