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The brave cowboy : an old tale in a new time

Author: Edward Abbey
Publisher: New York : Avon Books, 1992, ©1956.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A loner who refuses to accept the tyranny of life in the twentieth century heads for Mexico when his stubborn adherence to the values of the Old West makes him intolerable to modern-day forces of law and order.
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Genre/Form: Western fiction
Fiction
Western stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Abbey
ISBN: 0380714590 9780380714599
OCLC Number: 25817635
Notes: "First Avon Books trade printing: April 1992; first Avon Books mass market printing: May 1982"--Title page verso.
Originally published: New York : Dodd, Mead, 1956.
Description: xx, 297 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Ballad of the brave cowboy --
pt. 1 The cowboy --
pt. 2 The prisoner --
pt. 3 The sheriff --
pt. 4 The stranger.
Responsibility: Edward Abbey.

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A loner who refuses to accept the tyranny of life in the twentieth century heads for Mexico when his stubborn adherence to the values of the Old West makes him intolerable to modern-day forces of law and order.

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