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The wild earth's nobility

Author: Frank Waters
Publisher: Athens : Swallow Press/Ohio University Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Wild Earth's Nobility is the first of Frank Waters's semiautobiographical novels in the Pikes Peak saga. Here, in a frontier town in the shadow of the commanding mountain, the Rogier family settles near an age-old route of migrating Native Americans. In an era of prospecting, silver strikes, and frenzied mining, Joseph Rogier becomes a successful building contractor, rears a large family, and is gradually  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Autobiographical fiction
Western stories
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Waters, Frank, 1902-1995.
Wild earth's nobility.
Athens : Swallow Press/Ohio University Press, 2002
(OCoLC)606774074
Online version:
Waters, Frank, 1902-1995.
Wild earth's nobility.
Athens : Swallow Press/Ohio University Press, 2002
(OCoLC)607762607
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Waters
ISBN: 0804010471 9780804010474
OCLC Number: 49662974
Description: x, 237 pages ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Frank Waters ; with a foreword by Joe Gordon.

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"The Wild Earth's Nobility is the first of Frank Waters's semiautobiographical novels in the Pikes Peak saga. Here, in a frontier town in the shadow of the commanding mountain, the Rogier family settles near an age-old route of migrating Native Americans. In an era of prospecting, silver strikes, and frenzied mining, Joseph Rogier becomes a successful building contractor, rears a large family, and is gradually overwhelmed by the power of the great peak"--P. [4] of cover.

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"If there does exist for each of us a psychological archetype, or a Guru, manifested as a physical mountain, Pikes Peak is mine." Frank Waters

 
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