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Fortitude : stories of revenge, sacrifice and endurance on the American frontier / edited by Hazel Rumney.

Rumney, Hazel, (editor.). Martin, L.J. Pride goes before a fall. (Added Author). Hunt, Greg. Learning to kill. (Added Author). Holguin-Balogh, Diana. Traitorous patriot. (Added Author). Sweazy, Larry D, Crossing sun. (Added Author). Majewski, Lisa. Sound of buffalo. (Added Author). Denny, Butch. Snare. (Added Author). Ritt, Michael R. Would-be bounty hunters. (Added Author). Lewis, Preston. Bushwhacked. (Added Author). Wurth, K. Lyn. Cross cuts. (Added Author). Davis, John Neely. Clarence Flowers. (Added Author). Nesbitt, John D. Truth and principle. (Added Author). Prescott, Richard. Fire alarm. (Added Author). Farmer, W. Micharl. Saffle thief. (Added Author). Gay, Sharon Frame. Prairie Blossoms. (Added Author).

Travel back in time with these fourteen new stories that explore the individual courage and strength the tumultuous American frontier required. These stories are written by award-winning authors and the most exciting new voices in historical fiction. Fortitude and Other Frontier Stories, edited by Hazel Rumney, features engaging stories that will delight readers. These stories capture the spirit of freedom and individualism in the evolving 19th century American frontier. These epic narratives of courage and survival are organized by timeframe to offer readers a panoramic view of pioneers who faced life-changing challenges in settings that are in stark contrast to civilized society.

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  • ISBN: 9781432894979 (large print : hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1432894978 (large print : hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 463 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: [Waterville, Maine] : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2024.

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Formatted Contents Note:
Pride goes before a fall / L.J. Martin -- Learning to kill / Greg Hunt -- Traitorous patriot / Diana Holguin-Balogh -- The crossing sun / Larry D. Sweazy -- The sound of buffalo / Lisa Majewski and Del Howison -- The snare / Butch Denny -- The would-be bounty hunters / Michael R. Ritt -- Bushwhacked / Preston Lewis -- Cross cuts / K. Lyn Wurth -- Clarence Flowers / John Neely Davis -- Truth and principle / John D. Nesbitt -- Fire alarm / Richard Prosch -- The saddle thief / W. Michael Farmer -- Prairie blossoms / Sharon Frame Gay.
Subject: Frontier and pioneer life > West (U.S.) > Fiction.
Short stories, American.
Large type books.
Genre: Western fiction.
Short stories.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Memorial Library of Nazareth and Vicinity.


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