The fallen man
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Published:
New York : HarperCollins Publishers, 1997.
Status:
Cherrydale Detectives
D HILLE
Copies
Location
Call Number
Status
Last Check-In
Central Detectives
D HILLE
Due Dec 9, 2019
Cherrydale Detectives
D HILLE
Available
Sep 27, 2019
Description
Legions of devotees will cheer the return of Joe Leaphorn and Jim Chee in Tony Hillerman's most intricate and atmospheric novel yet. The Navajo policemen whose exploits are now published in sixteen languages are brought together by the need to know how a man met his death on Ship Rock, almost seventeen hundred feet above the desert floor. Why had he climbed this mountain sacred to Navajos and why had he been killed there - or, even worse, left to die a lonely death?The fallen man lay sprawled on a ledge under the peak of Ship Rock mountain for eleven years - visited only by the ravens that had picked his bones clean and scattered his rock-climbing gear. That peaceful period ended, appropriately, on Halloween, when a climbing party stumbled upon his bones and began a chain of events that would ultimately link Leaphorn and Chee.As Chee and Leaphorn join to investigate why the fallen man fell, they set off across the high desert landscape of the Navajo reservation and into the lives of a rookie cop who is smarter than anyone thinks, a lonely woman who takes up her father's hobby of watching a mountain, a cattle-brand inspector who demonstrates that cows are even more curious than cats, a banker who knows her depositors' private lives as well as their balance sheets, a widow who loves one man too many, and the people who defy death on the towering cliffs of a sacred peak.
More Details
Format:
Book
Edition:
First edition.
Physical Desc:
294 pages ; 24
Language:
English
ISBN:
006017773X, 0061092886
Lexile measure:
770
Also in This Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Hillerman, T. (1997). The fallen man. First edition. New York: HarperCollins Publishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Hillerman, Tony. 1997. The Fallen Man. New York: HarperCollins Publishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Hillerman, Tony, The Fallen Man. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1997.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Hillerman, Tony. The Fallen Man. First edition. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1997. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
689f2188-300a-9256-ee1a-f9cde2e633f6
Go To GroupedWork

Record Information

Last Sierra Extract TimeNov 18, 2019 11:36:24 AM
Last File Modification TimeNov 18, 2019 11:37:05 AM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeNov 18, 2019 11:36:28 AM

MARC Record

LEADER01230nam a2200397 a 4500
00135212753 
008960802s1997    nyu           000 1 eng  
1001 |a Hillerman, Tony.|0 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n50035187
092 |a D HILLE
250 |a First edition.
020 |a 006017773X|q cm
020 |a 0061092886|q (pbk.)
010 |a  96029469
264 1|a New York :|b HarperCollins Publishers,|c 1997.
300 |a 294 pages ;|c 24
336 |a text|b txt|2 rdacontent
337 |a unmediated|b n|2 rdamedia
338 |a volume|b nc|2 rdacarrier
24514|a The fallen man /|c Tony Hillerman.
910 |a 379102
035 |a ocm35212753
035 |a CCJ6985
040 |a DLC|c DLC|d UtOrBLW
049 |a VIAC
05000|a PS3558.I45|b F65 1997
099 |a D|a H652|a F344
08200|a 813/.54|2 20
898 |a qFiction
898 |a English qEnglish
898 |a qBook
903 |a OCLC Holdings Updated 20110802
905 |a MARS
998 |e -|d a |a caf|a haf
907 |a .b11332748
989 |y .i1122129x|i 202022096034|l cafd|s -|k 12-09-19|u 71|x 7|w 4|v 10|t 1|z 01-26-11|d 11-01-2019 15:12|o -
989 |y .i11221318|i 202034540808|l hafd|s -|k |u 33|x 6|w 2|v 4|t 1|z 01-26-11|d 09-27-2019 17:11|o -