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Hot iron

Author: Elmer Kelton
Publisher: New York : T. Doherty Associates, 1998, ©1956.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Forge edView all editions and formats
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In the early days of the Texas panhandle, starting a new life is hard. Espy Norwood is a troubleshooter who's got troubles of his own--and more troubles find him when he lands a job on a ranch on the Texas plains. Bitter landowners plot against him, determined cattle thieves sneak right under his nose, and his own son refuses to trust or even know him. Can he catch the thieves, save the ranch, and win his son's love?
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Genre/Form: Western fiction
Fiction
Western stories
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Elmer Kelton
ISBN: 0812551192 9780812551198
OCLC Number: 38504087
Description: 217 pages ; 17 cm
Responsibility: Elmer Kelton.

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"One of the best of a new breed of Western writers who have driven the genre into new territory." --The New York Times

 
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