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A cow hunter's lament and other stories : a western collection / Larry D. Sweazy.

Sweazy, Larry D., (author.).

Summary:
Award-winning novelist Larry D. Sweazy's first published short story collection features eleven western stories, including a new short story, "A Cow Hunters Lament." Three of the stories, "Rattlesnakes and Skunks," "Lost Mountain Pass," and "Shadow of the Crow," are origin stories for Sweazys series characters Josiah Wolfe, Trusty Dawson, and Sonny Burton. The stories are traditional westerns with a few that have underlying mysteries, as well as two that have supernatural elements, all written in Sweazy's signature atmospheric style. All of the stories feature western characters challenged by the landscape and loneliness they exist in, overcoming adversity, with a respect for history, along with plenty of expected action.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432897864 (large print : hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1432897861 (large print : hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 385 pages (large print) ; 22 cm
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: [Waterville, Maine] : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2024.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- A cow hunter's lament -- Rattlesnakes and skunks -- By way of Angel Mountain -- The treasure box -- Silent Hill -- Lost Mountain Pass -- The longest night -- The harrows -- The prairie fire -- The buffalo trace -- Shadow of the crow.
Subject: Large type books.
Genre: Western fiction.
Short stories.

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

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Memorial Library of Nazareth and Vicinity LP FIC SWE COW 2024 (Text) 31001101929835 Adult Large Print Fiction Checked Out 07/27/2024


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