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Far bright star

Author: Robert Olmstead
Publisher: Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, 2009.
Series: Thorndike Press large print historical fiction.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in 1916, Far Bright Star follows Napoleon Childs, an aging cavalryman, as he leads an expedition of inexperienced soldiers into the mountains of Mexico to hunt down Pancho Villa and bring him to justice. Though he is seasoned at such missions, things go terribly wrong and the patrol is brutally attacked. Napoleon is left to die in the desert, and through him, we enter the mind of a warrior as he tries to survive  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Named Person: Pancho Villa; Pancho Villa
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Olmstead
ISBN: 9781410416049 1410416046
OCLC Number: 302099808
Description: 279 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Thorndike Press large print historical fiction.
Responsibility: by Robert Olmstead.

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Set in 1916, Far Bright Star follows Napoleon Childs, an aging cavalryman, as he leads an expedition of inexperienced soldiers into the mountains of Mexico to hunt down Pancho Villa and bring him to justice. Though he is seasoned at such missions, things go terribly wrong and the patrol is brutally attacked. Napoleon is left to die in the desert, and through him, we enter the mind of a warrior as he tries to survive against all odds.
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