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Below grass roots

Author: Frank Waters
Publisher: New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, ©1937.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Below Grass Roots turn-of-the-century Colorado Springs is prospering with the mining boom and a growing tourist industry. Patriarch Joseph Rogier becomes ever more obsessed with the treasures of the towering mountain and tries to enlist his son-in-law Jonathan Cable in his mining schemes. Cable instead leaves for Navajo country with his young son. Rogier, convinced that new wealth lies deep within the mountain,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Autobiographical fiction
Western stories
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Waters, Frank, 1902-1995.
Below grass roots.
New York, Liveright Pub. Corp. [1937]
(OCoLC)747118798
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Waters
OCLC Number: 5312586
Description: 523 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Frank Waters.

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Below Grass Roots turn-of-the-century Colorado Springs is prospering with the mining boom and a growing tourist industry. Patriarch Joseph Rogier becomes ever more obsessed with the treasures of the towering mountain and tries to enlist his son-in-law Jonathan Cable in his mining schemes. Cable instead leaves for Navajo country with his young son. Rogier, convinced that new wealth lies deep within the mountain, below grass roots, sinks his mines and what remains of his fortune ever deeper into the mountain's granite.

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