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Looking back at the famed life and writing of the Pulitzer prize-winning author.

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Cormac McCarthy, Among America’s Greatest Authors, Dies at 89

Dakin Andone

Over a nearly 60-year career, McCarthy – hailed by the late literary critic Howard Bloom as the “true heir” of Herman Melville and William Faulkner – wrote a dozen novels, many of them critically celebrated if not commercial hits, though he would eventually achieve both.