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The homesman : a novel

Author: Glendon Swarthout; Candace Thaxton
Publisher: [New York] : Simon & Schuster Audio, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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A "homesman" is a person charged with taking women who have been driven mad by the conditions of rural life in the 1850's to asylums in the East. Mary Bee Cuddy, an ex-teacher and spinster, who is indomitable, resourceful, and "plain as an old tin pail." Brave as she is, Mary Bee knows she can't make it alone, so she takes along her only available companion: the lowlife and untrustworthy George Briggs.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Western stories
Fiction
Compact discs
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Glendon Swarthout; Candace Thaxton
ISBN: 9781442371613 1442371617
OCLC Number: 870316516
Notes: Title from container.
Compact discs.
Duration: 8:00:00.
Performer(s): Read by Candace Thaxton.
Description: 8 audio discs (approximately 480 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Glendon Swarthout.

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A "homesman" is a person charged with taking women who have been driven mad by the conditions of rural life in the 1850's to asylums in the East. Mary Bee Cuddy, an ex-teacher and spinster, who is indomitable, resourceful, and "plain as an old tin pail." Brave as she is, Mary Bee knows she can't make it alone, so she takes along her only available companion: the lowlife and untrustworthy George Briggs.

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