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The dry divide

Author: Ralph Moody
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [1994]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ralph Moody, just turned twenty, had only a dime in his pocket when he was put off a freight in western Nebraska. It was the Fourth of July in 1919. Three months later he owned eight teams of horses and rigs to go with them. Everyone who worked with him shared in the prosperity - the widow whose wheat crop was saved and the group of misfits who formed a first-rate harvesting crew. But sometimes fickle Mother Nature
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Autobiographical fiction
Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Ralph Moody; Ralph Moody; Ralph Moody
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ralph Moody
ISBN: 0803282168 9780803282162
OCLC Number: 30110375
Notes: "A Bison book."
Performer(s): Mawicke, Tran.
Description: 230 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Ralph Moody ; illustrated by Tran Mawicke.
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Ralph Moody, just turned twenty, had only a dime in his pocket when he was put off a freight in western Nebraska. It was the Fourth of July in 1919. Three months later he owned eight teams of horses  Read more...

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"[Moody] has a splendid talent for bringing the ashes of the past into life."-Chicago Sunday Tribune * Chicago Sunday Tribune * "Ralph Moody's books should be read aloud in every family circle in Read more...

 
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