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The cowboy way / by Elmer Kelton.

Kelton, Elmer, (author.).



"No one writes the old west like Seven-time Spur Award-winning author Elmer Kelton. In The Cowboy Way, Kelton captures the action, adventure, brotherhood and betrayal of the old west, chronicling the highs and lows of cowboy life in these sixteen stories, collected together for the first time"-- Provided by publisher.

Item details

  • ISBN: 9781432886929
  • ISBN: 1432886924
  • Physical Description: 375 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2021.

Contents / Notes

General Note:
"Stories of the Old West" -- cover
Formatted Contents Note:
Hewey and the wagon cook -- Fighting for the brand -- Coward -- The black sheep -- A bad cow market -- Duster -- No music for fiddle feet -- The debt of Hardy Buckelew -- The burial of Letty Strayhorn -- Horse well -- Continuity -- Yellow devil -- Dry winter -- The reluctant shepherd -- That 7X bull -- Man on the wagon tongue.
Subject: Ranch life > Fiction.
West (U.S.) > Fiction.
Large type books.
Large type books.
Genre: Western fiction.
Short stories.

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