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Bucking the sun : a novel

Author: Ivan Doig
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A family driven into relief work by the 1930s Depression joins the thousands of workers building the Fort Peck Dam, a public works project in Montana. Through the eyes of the Duffs, one of whom is an engineer, the reader sees the dam's construction, the accidents, the politics and the everyday life of the boomtowns the project created. By the author of Ride With Me, Moriah Montana.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Doig, Ivan.
Bucking the sun.
New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1996
(OCoLC)603836326
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ivan Doig
ISBN: 0684811715 9780684811710
OCLC Number: 34114146
Description: 412 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Ivan Doig.

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A family driven into relief work by the 1930s Depression joins the thousands of workers building the Fort Peck Dam, a public works project in Montana. Through the eyes of the Duffs, one of whom is an engineer, the reader sees the dam's construction, the accidents, the politics and the everyday life of the boomtowns the project created. By the author of Ride With Me, Moriah Montana.

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