Search - List of Books by Peter Matthiessen

"I think in any writing you're paying attention to detail." -- Peter Matthiessen
Peter Matthiessen (born May 22, 1927, in New York City) is a two-time National Book Award-winning American novelist and nonfiction writer as well as an environmental activist. He frequently focuses on American Indian issues and history, as in his detailed study of the Leonard Peltier case, In the Spirit of Crazy Horse. In November 2008, at age 81, he received his second National Book Award for Shadow Country, an 890-page revision of a trilogy of novels he released in the 1990s. His first National Book Award was won in 1980 for The Snow Leopard. His story Travelin' Man was adapted into the film The Young One by Luis Buuel.

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Total Books: 257
At Play in the Fields of the Lord
1991 - At Play in the Fields of the Lord (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780679737414
ISBN-10: 0679737413
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
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Killing Mister Watson
1991 - Killing Mister Watson [Watson, Bk 1] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780679734055
ISBN-10: 0679734058
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 21

Men's Lives
1988 - Men's Lives (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780394755601
ISBN-10: 039475560X
Genres: Business & Money, Nonfiction, Science & Math
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Under the Mountain Wall A Chronicle of Two Seasons in Stone Age New Guinea
1987 - Under the Mountain Wall a Chronicle of Two Seasons in Stone Age New Guinea (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780140095487
ISBN-10: 0140095489
Genre: Travel
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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At Play in the Fields of the Lord
1983 - At Play in the Fields of the Lord (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780553208481
ISBN-10: 0553208489
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