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The last shepherd

Author: Martin Etchart
Publisher: Reno : University of Nevada Press, ©2012.
Series: West word fiction series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Mathieu Etchiberri wants nothing more than to leave his family's Arizona sheep ranch and go to college, but his father insists that he take over the ranch instead. Then his father is killed in an accident, and Matt discovers that he is not the heir to the ranch. So he travels to the French Pyrenees from which his father and grandparents came to settle the questions about his legacy. Instead, he discovers a vast  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Etchart
ISBN: 9780874178869 087417886X 9780874178876 0874178878
OCLC Number: 793497176
Description: 203 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: West word fiction series.
Responsibility: Martin Etchart.

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A moving coming-of-age story set in France s Basque Pyrenees"  Read more...

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