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The Best of the West : new short stories from the wide side of the Missouri

Author: James Thomas
Publisher: Salt Lake City : Peregrine Smith Books, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Western stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Thomas
ISBN: 0879053321 9780879053321
OCLC Number: 17765202
Description: xiii, 224 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: A hunk of burning love / François Camoin --
The man who knew Belle Starr / Richard Bausch --
Yellow woman / Leslie Marmon Silko --
Phenomena / Ron Carlson --
Desert owls / Bill Ripley --
Bob and the other man / Allen Wier --
True romance / Ron Hansen --
Great Falls / Richard Ford --
No one's a mystery / Elizabeth Tallent --
Home fires / David Long --
Nevada / John Updike --
True / Tom McNeal --
Under the wheat / Rick DeMarinis --
The underground river / William Kittredge --
Armadillo / Laura Hendrie --
The third thing that killed my father off / Raymond Carver --
Crossing Spider Creek/ Dan O' Brien --
The phantom mercury of Nevada / David Kranes --
The man who would be god / Paul Ruffin --
The oasis / Alice Adams.
Responsibility: edited by James Thomas with Tom Hazuka, Jonathan Maney, and Denise Thomas.

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