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Six bits a day

Author: Elmer Kelton
Publisher: New York : Forge, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Cowboy Hewey Calloway travels to west Texas with his beloved brother, Walter, to find work, struggles to prevent his brother's ill-fated marriage, and drives six hundred head of cattle to a Pecos ranch in the face of dangerous challenges.
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Genre/Form: Western fiction
Fiction
Western stories
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elmer Kelton
ISBN: 0765309564 9780765309563 0765348462 9780765348463
OCLC Number: 58055110
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates Book."
Awards: Commended for Spur Awards (Western Novel) 2006
Description: 252 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Elmer Kelton.
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Hewey and his beloved brother Walter leave the family farm to find work in the West Texas cow country. When Walter falls in love with a boarding-house girl and begins dreaming of a farmer's life, the  Read more...

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"Calloway is one of the most memorable characters in recent western fiction. His heart is as big as the open range." - Booklist "One thing is certain: as long as there are writers as skilful as Elmer Read more...

 
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