San Francisco Chronicle list of The 20th Century's 100 Best Fiction of the American West

Given by San Francisco Chronicle

99 Works 384,902 Livros 7,326 Críticas ½ 4.0
The Chronicle Western 100 in fiction the best books of the 20th century written in or about, or by an author from, the Western United States. Based on a reader poll.
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Anos:
Todos, 1999 (4)
ObraEtiqueta de OrdemAno
The Grapes of Wrath por John Steinbeck
21939
Sometimes a Great Notion por Ken Kesey
31964
The Call of the Wild / White Fang por Jack London
41903
The Big Sleep por Raymond Chandler
51939
Animal Dreams por Barbara Kingsolver
61990
Death Comes for the Archbishop por Willa Cather
71927
The Day of the Locust por Nathanael West
81939
Blood Meridian por Cormac McCarthy
91985
The Maltese Falcon por Dashiell Hammett
101930
The Ox-Bow Incident por Walter Van Tilburg Clark
111940
English Creek por Ivan Doig
121984
Even Cowgirls Get the Blues por Tom Robbins
131976
Snow Falling on Cedars por David Guterson
141997
On the Road por Jack Kerouac
151957
The Joy Luck Club por Amy Tan
161989
Lonesome Dove por Larry McMurtry
171985
McTeague: A Story of San Francisco por Frank Norris
181899
O Meu Nome é Aram por William Saroyan
191940
A River Runs Through It {story} por Norman Maclean
201976
The Left Hand of Darkness por Ursula K. Le Guin
211969
Coyote Waits por Tony Hillerman
221990
Play It As It Lays por Joan Didion
231970
The Monkey Wrench Gang por Edward Abbey
241975
Vineland por Thomas Pynchon
251990
Só a Terra Permanece por George R. Stewart
261949
Crooked Little Heart por Anne Lamott
272011
The Underground Man por Ross Macdonald
281971
Where I'm Calling From: New and Selected Stories por Raymond Carver
291988
L. A. Confidential por James Ellroy
311990
The House of the Spirits por Isabel Allende
321982
Women in Their Beds: New and Selected Stories por Gina Berriault
331996
Rumors of Peace por Ella Leffland
341979
The River Why por David James Duncan
351983
Riders of the Purple Sage por Zane Grey
361912
Shane por Jack Schaefer
371949
Stones for Ibarra por Harriet Doerr
381984
The Big Sky por Jr. A. B. Guthrie
391947
House Made of Dawn por N. Scott Momaday
411968
The Milagro Beanfield War por John Nichols
421974
The Last Tycoon por F. Scott Fitzgerald
431941
Oil! por Upton Sinclair
441927
Mariette in Ecstasy por Ron Hansen
451991
The Virginian: A Horseman of the Plains por Owen Wister
461902
A Yellow Raft in Blue Water por Michael Dorris
471987
Ceremony por Leslie Marmon Silko
481977
Hawaii por James A. Michener
491959
The Postman Always Rings Twice por James M. Cain
501934
Mrs. Bridge por Evan S. Connell
511959
The Golden Gate: A Novel in Verse por Vikram Seth
521986
Stones from the River por Ursula Hegi
531994
Rabbit Boss por Thomas Sanchez
551973
Bless Me, Ultima por Rudolfo Anaya
561972
The Man in the High Castle por Philip K. Dick
571962
Laughing Boy por Oliver La Farge
581929
Corpus of Joe Bailey por Oakley M. Hall
591953
Rose por Marin Cruz Smith
601996
Fat City por Leonard Gardner
611969
Montana 1948 por Larry Watson
621993
Yellow Back Radio Broke-Down por Ishmael Reed
631969
Tattoo the Wicked Cross por Floyd Salas
641967
The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman por Ernest J. Gaines
651971
Lying Low por Diane Johnson
661978
Tales of the City por Armistead Maupin
671978
Superior Women por Alice Adams
681984
The Field of Vision por Wright Morris
691956
Nobody's Angel por Thomas McGuane
701981
Budding Prospects por T.C. Boyle
721984
The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven [20th anniversary edition] por Sherman Alexie
731993
Angel Fire por Ron Franscell
741998
Cowboys Are My Weakness: Stories por Pam Houston
751992
Love Medicine por Louise Erdrich
761984
Hondo por Louis L'Amour
771953
Fools Crow por James Welch
781986
The Vineyard por Idwal Jones
791997
Fathers por Herbert Gold
801962
The Loved One por Evelyn Waugh
811948
Pasó Por Aquí por Eugene Manlove Rhodes
821973
The Mistress of Spices por Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
831997
Close Range por Annie Proulx
841999
The Color Purple por Alice Walker
851982
Rock Springs: Stories por Richard Ford
861987
A Distant Trumpet por Paul Horgan
871951
Tapping the Source por Kem Nunn
881984
Ask the Dust por John Fante
891939
Fup por Jim Dodge
901983
The Friendly Persuasion por Jessamyn West
911945
The Splendid Idle Forties: Stories of Old California por Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
921902
Carmen Miranda Memorial Flagpole por Gerald Rosen
931977
Dune por Frank Herbert
941965
The Palace Thief por Ethan Canin
951994
Confessions of Madame Psyche por Dorothy Bryant
961986
Making History por Carolyn See
971992
The Living por Annie Dillard
981992
After Many a Summer Dies the Swan por Aldous Huxley
991939
Johnny Got His Gun por Dalton Trumbo
1001939
Little Big Man por Thomas Berger
1999
Trout Fishing in America por Richard Brautigan
1999
Tell Me a Riddle por Tillie Olsen
1999
Angle of Repose por Wallace Stegner
1999
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