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Fair land, fair land

Author: A B Guthrie, Jr.
Publisher: Boston ; New York : Mariner Books/Houghton Mifflin, [1995]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"'Fair Land, Fair Land' marks the sequel to A.B. Guthrie, Jr.'s two masterworks, 'The Big Sky' and 'The Way West'. Dick Summers, the frontiersman hero of 'The Way West', heads east from Oregon seeking renewed companionship with Teal Eye, the mother of his child, and retribution from his former compatriot Boon Caudill. Imbued with a rich sense of the impermanence of the idyllic plains, this captivating western epic  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Western stories
Epic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A B Guthrie, Jr.
ISBN: 0395755190 9780395755198
OCLC Number: 57864562
Notes: "Mariner Books"--Spine.
"Though the story is complete in itself, it belongs chronologically between The way West and These thousand hills"--Author's note.
Sequel to: The big sky and The way west.
Reprint. Previously published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1982.
Description: 262 pages : map ; 21 cm
Responsibility: A.B. Guthrie, Jr.

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"'Fair Land, Fair Land' marks the sequel to A.B. Guthrie, Jr.'s two masterworks, 'The Big Sky' and 'The Way West'. Dick Summers, the frontiersman hero of 'The Way West', heads east from Oregon seeking renewed companionship with Teal Eye, the mother of his child, and retribution from his former compatriot Boon Caudill. Imbued with a rich sense of the impermanence of the idyllic plains, this captivating western epic offers a stirring commentary on a country's physical and spiritual erosion"--Page 4 of cover.

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