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3 edition of Chosen country. found in the catalog.

Chosen country.

John Dos Passos

Chosen country.

by John Dos Passos

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston, Mass .
Written in English


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In a remote corner of Oregon, James Pogue found himself at the heart of a rebellion. Granted unmatched access by Ammon Bundy to the armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, Pogue met ranchers and militiamen ready to die fighting the federal government. He witnessed the fallout of communities riven by politics and the danger (and allure) of uncompromising religious belief. The. In Chosen Country, listeners are given an extraordinary inside look at America’s militia movement that shows a country at the crossroads of class, culture, and insurrection.. In a remote corner of Oregon, James Pogue found himself at the heart of a rebellion. Granted unmatched access by Ammon Bundy to the armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, Pogue met ranchers and.

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"In Chosen Country, Pogue does an exceptional job of explaining how one of the most bizarre and divisive events in recent U.S. history came to pass His book is remarkably evenhanded, but he doesn't shy away from exploring his own history and emotional response to the events in Oregon." ―NPR "Out of dissolution Pogue has crafted a memorable account of an event that transfixed a nation and /5(21).

"Chosen Country is an urgent and captivating dispatch from inside an American insurgency led by self-made prophet Ammon Bundy. But at its most compelling, it also provides a window into the psyche of white men searching for a cause and finding it in the mythology of the West, which has always been our most potent vision of American freedom.".

Chosen Country, written by Dos Passos 20 years after USA revisits this same time period, using many of the same approaches. The book focuses on Jay Pignatelli, the bastard son The “USA” trilogy is John Dos Passo’s best known work and is also one of my favorite books of all time.4/5.

I'm giving Chosen Country a 5, not because it rises to great literature, provides profound political analysis or will appeal to wide American readership. Portions of the author's reporting appeared in national media, and other journalists in Oregon and High Country News provided nuanced coverage of the takeover of the Malheur Wildlife Refuge/5.

On Thursday, James Pogue will be at the King's English Bookstore in Salt Lake City for a reading from his new book Chosen Country: A Rebellion in the West.

That event is at 7 p.m. MORE DETAILS. James Pogue's writing has appeared in. Chosen Country isn’t the definitive text on the Malheur fiasco—Pogue assumes readers closely followed the story on national news, and the book requires a fair amount of background knowledge to keep one’s bearings amid its time-jumping narrative He writes in breathless, lengthy, circuitous sentences, but more often than not does so 3/4(8).

Long Simmering Rage Leads To Rebellion In 'Chosen Country' James Pogue — a journalist with his own rebellious streak — gets at the deep-seated anger that led Ammon Bundy to mastermind the ill.

A contributing editor for Vice delivers on-the-scene, first-person accounts of the Western standoffs involving the Bundy family and their followers.

Pogue, a freelancer for the New York Times Magazine at the time, takes us with him inside the armed camp of those who were protesting the Bureau of Land Management—and the government in general—during the confrontations with the feds in Author: James Pogue.

Chosen Country NPR coverage of Chosen Country: A Rebellion in the West by James Pogue. News, author interviews, critics' picks and : James Pogue. In "Chosen Country: A Rebellion in the West" (Henry Holt and Co., pages, $28) Pogue transgresses journalistic propriety, obtruding into the story he's reporting with such promiscuity he doesn.

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"Chosen Country is an urgent and captivating dispatch from inside an American insurgency led by self-made prophet Ammon Bundy. But at its most compelling, it also provides a window into the psyche of white men searching for a cause and finding it in the mythology of the West, which has always been our most potent vision of American freedom.".

Genre/Form: Fiction History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dos Passos, John, Chosen country. Cambridge, Mass.: Riverside Press,© Get this from a library.

Chosen country. [John Dos Passos] -- A novel about a man with a European background and a woman whose culture is mid-west American, following their different lives after a childhood meeting until their reunion as adults after World War.

Chosen Country: A Rebellion in the West James Pogue. Holt, $28 (p) ISBN The book doesn’t need it—Pogue has a knack for winning the trust of his subjects and eliciting.

Chosen Country, A fictional conveyance of his newfound aspirations for America as a world leader, Chosen Country is a love story between Jay Pignatelli and Lulie Harrington. The former’s background is European, the latter’s, American. The book spans from towhen the couple ultimately chooses to settle in America.

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The Chosen is divided into three books, all narrated by Reuven Malter in the past tense. It begins with a description of the novel’s primary setting, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, New York, a predominantly immigrant neighborhood where Danny Saunders, our hero, and Reuven live with their respective his education, Danny goes to his father’s yeshiva (a kind of.The Chosen traces a friendship between two Jewish boys growing up in Brooklyn at the end of World War II.

Reuven Malter, the narrator and one of the novel’s two protagonists, is a traditional Orthodox Jew. He is the son of David Malter, a dedicated scholar and humanitarian. Danny Saunders, the other protagonist, is a brilliant Hasid with a Cited by: 1.Chosen Country: A Rebellion in the West (Henry Holt & Company) "Whoever you are, whatever side you're on, if you care about the American west and what's happening to it, read this book."--Caroline Fraser, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Prairie Fires.