The Resource Hard ride, Elmer Kelton

Hard ride, Elmer Kelton

Label
Hard ride
Title
Hard ride
Statement of responsibility
Elmer Kelton
Title variation
Hard ride
Title variation remainder
short stories
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Bandits, outlaws, romance, and adventure abound in Hard Ride, the second-ever collection of tales of the American West from renowned, seven-time Spur Award-winning author Elmer Kelton. Each of Elmer Kelton's superb stories of the West showcase the strength and power of western spirit. They are filled with marvelous characters--from a rodeo clown who seeks redemption via romance, to an outlaw who comes to the aid of ranchers with no other recourse to justice. Powerful Western women feature as importantly as the menfolk here, including a cattle buyer's daughter who can hold her own with any man on the trail, a renowned lady outlaw who rules her gang with her gun, and judge's daughter who is determined to end local mob rule, as "the day of the gun is almost over." You will meet characters whose devotions and decisions enthrall you long after you put the book down. Imbued with an adventurous spirit, Hard Ride is filled with many heartfelt glimpses into the authentic experience of the American West. These stories encompass an enormous array of scenes from the early days of the Wild West into the twentieth century. Readers of all ages can enjoy these tales, each one filled with a passion for life that's as vast as the Texas prairie."--
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DLC
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Kelton, Elmer
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3561.E3975
LC item number
H368 2019
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print western
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Western stories
  • Outlaws
  • Ranch life
  • Large type books
  • Outlaws
  • Ranch life
  • Western stories
  • Large type books
  • Texas
  • Texas
Label
Hard ride, Elmer Kelton
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The unsilent partner
  • The way of the wolf
  • Wet weather
  • When Happy lost his laughter
  • Long ride, hard ride
  • Sheep on the river
  • My gun is the law
  • Sidesaddle sweetheart
  • Rodeo clown
  • Sense of duty
  • She wolf of the brush country
  • The bells of San Juan
  • The lord sent an outlaw
  • The moocher
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
641 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432860790
Lccn
2018051426
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1078971388
  • 1774953
  • (OCoLC)on1078971388
  • 1774953
Label
Hard ride, Elmer Kelton
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The unsilent partner
  • The way of the wolf
  • Wet weather
  • When Happy lost his laughter
  • Long ride, hard ride
  • Sheep on the river
  • My gun is the law
  • Sidesaddle sweetheart
  • Rodeo clown
  • Sense of duty
  • She wolf of the brush country
  • The bells of San Juan
  • The lord sent an outlaw
  • The moocher
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
641 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432860790
Lccn
2018051426
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1078971388
  • 1774953
  • (OCoLC)on1078971388
  • 1774953

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