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Lonesome Dove : a novel

Author: Larry McMurtry
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, [2010]
Series: Lonesome Dove Saga, 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 25th anniversary edition, Simon & Schuster trade paperback editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
Chronicles a cattle drive in the nineteenth century from Texas to Montana, and follows the lives of Gus and Call, the cowboys heading the drive, Gus's woman, Lorena, and Blue Duck, a sinister Indian renegade.

The drive is a risk, sure, but it's a part of the American Dream, a chance to carve a new life out of the last remaining wilderness.

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Genre/Form: Western stories
Western fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Larry McMurtry
ISBN: 9781439195260 1439195269 9780671504205 0671504207 9780606351140 0606351140
OCLC Number: 641697049
Notes: "With a new preface by the author"--Cover.
Originally published: New York : Simon and Schuster, ©1985.
Awards: Pulitzer Prize, Fiction, 1986
Description: 858 pages ; 21 cm
Series Title: Lonesome Dove Saga, 1.
Responsibility: by Larry McMurtry.

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A love story and an epic of the frontier, Lonesome Dove is the grandest novel ever written about the last, defiant wilderness of America. Richly authentic, beautifully written, Lonesome Dove is a  Read more...

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