Many a river (Large print book, 2008) []
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Many a river

Many a river

Author: Elmer Kelton
Publisher: New York : Forge, 2008.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Relocating to western Texas with their sharecropper parents in the mid-nineteenth century, Jeffrey and Todd Barfield are separated by a Comanche attack that leaves their parents dead, and are reunited years later on opposing sides in the Civil War.

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Genre/Form: Western stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elmer Kelton
ISBN: 9780765320506 0765320509
OCLC Number: 401076178
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 335 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Elmer Kelton.
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The Barfield family, Arkansas sharecroppers, are heading west with their sons Jeffrey and Todd. In far West Texas their camp is attacked by Comanche raiders and the elder Barfields are killed and  Read more...


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"* "Kelton's writing is absolutely authentic, and he is a master at spinning that wildly expressive species of dusty idiom that makes good western writing so gratifying. Add to that some stern, if Read more...

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