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The Hanging Tree The stories in this book consolidate Dorothy M Johnson s reputation for authenticity and artistic integrity Lost Sister is based on the recapture of Cynthia Ann Parker, a white woman abducted by the Comanche Indians The Man Who Knew the Buckskin Kid tells of two married people and an outlaw who share a secret Fully as arresting are The Last Boast , Journal of Adventure , I Woke Up Wicked , and other stories

About the Author: Dorothy M. Johnson

Dorothy Marie Johnson December 19, 1905 November 11, 1984 was an American author best known for her Western fiction.https wiki Dorothy

10 thoughts on “The Hanging Tree

  1. says:

    Pocos escritores como Dorothy M Johnson saben retratar ese m tico Lejano Oeste Americano Johnson recrea unos escenarios y unos personajes dotados de una gran profundidad y humanidad Sus tramas suelen tratar la relaci n entre blancos e indios, tem tica principal de su anterior y estupenda antolog a de relatos Indian Country , que tambi n aparece en la

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    Los personajes de todos conocidos en las t picas pel culas del oeste granjeros, tah res, predicadores, buscadores de oro, el sheriff y otros, aparecen con gran viveza en estos relatos Algunos de ellos, como El rbol del ahorcado fueron adaptados al cine As que hay una conexi n muy fuerte entre ambos g neros, que se percibe en la lectura, ya que las im genes ap

  3. says:

    This collection of stories by Dorothy M Johnson takes its title from the novella that opens the book Set in the early 1860s in a rough and tumble Montana mining camp named Skull Creek, the story opens when Dr Joseph Frail rides into town Frail is clearly a haunted man with a mysterious past involving a fire and a dead wife.Shortly after arriving in town, Doc Frail sav

  4. says:

    Es una verdadera gozada leer estos cuentos de indios y vaqueros Los disfruto cual cerdo en su cochiquera Me gustan todos, pero me he divertido mucho con Bandido improvisado o El hombre que conoci a Buckskin Kid Buen simos La hermana perdida , El regalo junto a la carreta y, claro, El rbol del ahorcado.

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    The movie based on this novella would have you believe it s mainly a story about a mining camp doctor played by Gary Cooper However, in her original version, Dorothy Johnson developsfully the character of Elizabeth, the lost lady, who is brought to him for care.Like Rance Foster, in The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, she is a newcomer in the West, whose introduction to the frontier is v

  6. says:

    I previously read the title story, The Hanging Tree, as well as Lost Sister in another collection which I reviewed here The eight other stories that accompany them in this collection are every bit as good Flawlessly written, gripping and entertaining One thing I really love about Johnson is how adept she is at portraying a variety of different characters and viewpoints In this collection alone

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    Despu s de la extraordinaria Indian Country , Valdemar nos ofrece una nueva recopilaci n de relatos de Dorothy M Johnson centrados en la vida en la frontera y que constituyen una muestra m s de la maestr a de esta escritora En pocas p ginas consigue imprimir realismo y profundidad psicol gica en sus personajes, regal ndonos unos excelentes relatos En mi caso, me quedo especialmente con La hermana perdid

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    Gave myself a copy of The Hanging Tree for Christmas The stories range from great to OK, but the collection is well worth the read I love that so many people go to lengths to point out that Dorothy Johnson writes Western literature and not just westerns I am not sure that is a useful distinction, but she definitely comes high on my list of beloved authors.

  9. says:

    Dorothy M Johnson wrote the stories that the classic western movies THE MAN WHO SHOT LIBERTY VALANCE, and A MAN CALLED HORSE were based on This book leads with THE HANGING TREE that became a movie starring Gary Cooper I haven t seen it, but will be seeking it out There are alsostories full of very real characters in a West that isreal than genre.

  10. says:

    This is my second time through this story I m pretty sure the first iteration of The Hanging Tree I knew about was Marty Robbin s song Later, as a teenager, my dad told me about his favorite Gary Cooper western, The Hanging Tree When I finally tracked that down, I at last learned about the story it was based on Properly, this is not a book It hardly even qualifies as a novella, just a fairly long short story And it s unfortunate

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