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The homesman, Glendon Swarthout

Label
The homesman
Title
The homesman
Statement of responsibility
Glendon Swarthout
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Four women in the isolated frontier territory go mad, and it is up to the unlikely combination of homesteader Mary Bee Cuddy and ne'er-do-well Briggs to escort them east to safety
Summary
A woman feeling desolate in Missouri returns to Iowa under the care of a young school teacher and a land-grabber whom she saved from lynching
Theme
Award
  • Spur Award for Best Novel of the West (Long Novel), 1989.
  • Western Heritage Award for Oustanding Western Novel, 1989.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
058347
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The homesman, Glendon Swarthout
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "With a new afterword by Miles Swarthout"--Cover
  • "Originally published in 1988 by Weidenfield & Nicolson"--T.p. verso
Control code
852227031
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster trade pbk. ed.
Extent
248 p.
Isbn
9781476754260
System control number
(OCoLC)852227031
Label
The homesman, Glendon Swarthout
Publication
Note
  • "With a new afterword by Miles Swarthout"--Cover
  • "Originally published in 1988 by Weidenfield & Nicolson"--T.p. verso
Control code
852227031
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster trade pbk. ed.
Extent
248 p.
Isbn
9781476754260
System control number
(OCoLC)852227031

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