Droga: Cormac Mccarthy: : Books. Droga (Polish) Paperback – Jan by Cormac Mccarthy (Author). Be the first to review this item. In a novel set in an indefinite, futuristic, post-apocalyptic world, a father and his young son make their way through the ruins of a devastated American landscape . Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more.

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In an interview with Oprah WinfreyMcCarthy said that the drkga for the book came during a visit to El Paso, Texaswith his young son. As they near starvation, the pair discovers a concealed bunker filled with food, clothes, and other supplies. The father uses one of the rounds to kill a marauder who discovers them, disturbing the boy.

Home All editions This editionPolish, Book edition: Webarchive template wayback links Use mdy dates from June They soon run out of jccarthy again and begin to starve before finding a house containing more food to carry in their cart, but the man’s condition is worsening.

Further along the road, they evade a group whose members include a pregnant woman, and soon after they discover an abandoned campsite with a newborn infant roasted on a spit. Production took place in LouisianaOregonand several locations in Pennsylvania. Physical Description p. When they search a house for supplies, they discover a locked cellar containing captives whom cannibal gangs have been eating limb by limb, and flee into the woods.


This page was last edited on 24 Decemberat The review aggregator Metacritic reported the book had an average score of 90 out ofbased on thirty-one reviews. The Road has received numerous positive reviews and honors since its publication.

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Retrieved May 2, The pair have a revolverbut only mccagthy rounds. They flee the marauder’s companions, abandoning most of their possessions.

This distresses the boy causing the father to return and leave mdcarthy man’s clothes and shoes on the road, but the man is nowhere to be found. Realizing they cannot survive the winter, the man takes the boy south along empty roads towards the sea, carrying their meager possessions in their knapsacks and a supermarket cart.

You also may like to try some of these bookshopswhich may or may not sell this item. The father and son evade a traveling group of marauders.

Login to add to list. One of the scenarios involved survivors turning to cannibalism: The New York Review of Books. Their names are never revealed in the story.


None of your libraries hold this item. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The father weakens, and after several days he realizes mccartyy will soon die.

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The father has taught the boy to use the gun on himself if necessary, to avoid falling into the hands of cannibals. Subjects Fathers and sons — Fiction. Discussing the novel’s relation to established genres, Chabon insists The Road is not science fiction; although “the adventure story in both its modern and epic forms Comments and reviews What are comments?

A film adaptation of the novel, directed by John Hillcoat and written by Joe Drobaopened in theatres on November 25, Open to the public Book Polish Show 0 more libraries They encounter an elderly man with whom the boy insists they share food. Voyages and travels — Fiction. View online Borrow Buy Freely available Show 0 more links