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The home ranch

Author: Ralph Moody
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [1994]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Little Britches becomes the ""man"" in his family after his father's early death, taking on the concomitant responsibilities as well as opportunities. During the summer of his twelfth year he works on a cattle ranch in the shadow of Pike's Peak, earning a dollar a day. Little Britches is tested against seasoned cowboys on the range and in the corral. He drives cattle through a dust storm, eats his weight in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Moody, Ralph, 1898-1982.
Home ranch.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [1994]
(DLC) 93039762
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ralph Moody
ISBN: 080328389X 9780803283893
OCLC Number: 906822733
Notes: "A Bison book."
Description: 1 online resource (277 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Books by Ralph Moody; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; 1. A Boy Needs a Man's Hand; 2. Ornery Milk Cows; 3. I Seen You Before; 4. Blueboy; 5. Picking a String; 6. A Yella Ribbon; 7. Long-tailed Wildcats; 8. Lost; 9. Goin' to Make Out; 10. Betcha My Life; 11. The Secret Spring; 12. A Man Owes It to His Horse; 13. Keeping Time with the Fiddler; 14. Dirty-Squealin'-Pig!; 15. A Bellyful of Riding; 16. Now, Mr. Man!; 17. I Done It! I Done It!; 18. A Glow of Light; 19. No Profit A-fightin'; 20. Trinidad; 21. Trail Driver; 22. Fireworks; 23. Diamond Crosses; 24. Four-Flush. 25. Swing-Over26. Bunkhouse Fight; 27. Cloudburst; 28. A Lot of Horse; 29. Lucky on Every Pick; About the Author.
Responsibility: by Ralph Moody ; illustrated by Tran Mawicke.
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