Bucking the Sun
ISBN10: 0684811715 ISBN13: 9780684811710 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Published: May 1 1996 Pages: 412 Weight: 1.50lbs. Height: 10.00" Width: 6.50" Depth: 1.25" Language: English
Simon and Schuster, with Chuckanut Editions, 1996. No. 97 in a limited edition of 150, signed by Doig on a tipped-in page (and inscribed to the Hungry Mind, a Minneapolis bookstore). Full-bound in brown bonded leather with gilt titles, in tan slipcase. First edition, first printing.
Driven from the Montana bottomland to relief work on a New Deal dam project on the Missouri, the Duff family--three very different brothers, their parents, wives, and others--works on the Fort Peck Dam, but the unforgiving river and tragedy are always threatening. 60,000 first printing. tour.