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The Big Fifty : a western story

Author: Johnny D Boggs
Publisher: Waterville, Me. : Five Star, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The reality of frontier life in Kansas becomes brutally clear to twelve-year-old James Coady McIlvain when his father is scalped and he is taken prisoner by hostile Indians. Escaping with the aid of Tunequi, Coady finds himself with a buffalo sharpshooter that he imagines is the embodiment of his hero, Buffalo Bill Cody, a role in which the circumspect Griffith feels himself totally inadequate.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Western stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Johnny D Boggs
ISBN: 0786237821 9780786237821
OCLC Number: 50768525
Description: 232 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Johnny D. Boggs.

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The reality of frontier life in Kansas becomes brutally clear to twelve-year-old James Coady McIlvain when his father is scalped and he is taken prisoner by hostile Indians. Escaping with the aid of Tunequi, Coady finds himself with a buffalo sharpshooter that he imagines is the embodiment of his hero, Buffalo Bill Cody, a role in which the circumspect Griffith feels himself totally inadequate.

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