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High plains tango : [a novel]

Author: Robert James Waller; Robertson Dean
Publisher: Santa Ana, CA : Books on Tape, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : Library edView all editions and formats
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Carlisle McMillan, a traveler and master carpenter seeking a place of quiet amid the grinding roar of progress. Near Wolf Butte, a strange and apparently haunted monolith, he finds his quiet, or so he believes, and begins rebuilding a decrepit house as a tribute to the gruff old man who taught him a carpenter's skills, rebuilding his life at the same time. He finds two very different, independent women: Gally  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Suspense fiction
Audiobooks
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Robert James Waller; Robertson Dean
ISBN: 1415921377 9781415921371
OCLC Number: 59152616
Notes: Subtitle from container.
Unabridged.
Compact disc.
Performer(s): Read by Robertson Dean.
Description: 8 sound discs (ca. 72 min. each) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Robert James Waller.

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Carlisle McMillan, a traveler and master carpenter seeking a place of quiet amid the grinding roar of progress. Near Wolf Butte, a strange and apparently haunted monolith, he finds his quiet, or so he believes, and begins rebuilding a decrepit house as a tribute to the gruff old man who taught him a carpenter's skills, rebuilding his life at the same time. He finds two very different, independent women: Gally Deveraux, who works at a diner in Salamander and longs for something more than she is, and Susanna Benteen, beautiful and enigmatic, who was drawn to Salamander for mysterious reasons of her own, a woman the town has labeled a witch. The women and his carpenter's trade and an old Indian known as Flute Player bring Carlisle a sense of contentment for a while. But his quiet is shattered as bulldozer treads begin to turn and the Yerkes County War commences. Run or stand your ground, that is Carlisle's dilemma, Gally on one side, Susanna on the other.

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