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The western story : a chronological treasury

Author: Jon Tuska
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Twenty stories on the West by known and less known authors, written over the last hundred years. The protagonists include cowboys and Indians, soldiers and bandits, and women.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Western story.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©1995
(OCoLC)604328487
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jon Tuska
ISBN: 0803244282 9780803244283
OCLC Number: 31754787
Description: xl, 404 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Part one, East goes West: Hank's woman / Owen Wister --
The Californian's tale / Mark Twain --
A sergeant of the orphan troop / Frederic Remington --
Three vagabonds of Trinidad / Bret Harte --
The last thunder song / John G. Neihardt --
Part two, Founders of the golden age: The wild land / Willa Cather --
The desert crucible / Zane Grey --
Werewolf / Max Brand --
Bad penny / B.M. Bower --
Blizzard / Ernest Haycox --
Part three, Storytellers of the golden age: Retirement day / Peter Dawson --
What color is heaven? / T.T. Flynn --
The wind and the snow of winter / Walter Van Tilburg Clark. A man called horse / Dorothy M. Johnson --
The shadow in Renegade Basin / Les Savage Jr. --
Part four, Visions of dreams and dancing: War party / Louis L'Amour --
The tallest indian in Toltepec / Will Henry --
Desert command / Elmer Kelton --
Jacob's journal / T.V. Olsen --
Redemption st Dry Creek / Cynthia Haseloff.
Responsibility: edited and introduced by Jon Tuska.
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Twenty stories on the West by known and less known authors, written over the last hundred years. The protagonists include cowboys and Indians, soldiers and bandits, and women.

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