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A century of great Western stories / edited by John Jakes.

Jakes, John, 1932- (Added Author). L'Amour, Louis, 1908-1988 Gift of Cochise. (Added Author). Cunningham, John M., 1915-2002 Tin star. (Added Author). Cushman, Dan. Killers' country! (Added Author). Wister, Owen, 1860-1938 Timberline. (Added Author). London, Jack, 1876-1916 All gold canyon. (Added Author). Bower, B. M., 1871-1940 Lamb of the Flying U. (Added Author). Thompson, Thomas, 1913-1993 Gun job. (Added Author). Kelton, Elmer. Burial of Letty Strayhorn. (Added Author). Estleman, Loren D. Hell on the draw. (Added Author). Swarthout, Glendon, 1918-1992 Attack on the mountain. (Added Author). Pronzini, Bill. Fear. (Added Author). Curry, Peggy Simson. Geranium house. (Added Author). Rhodes, Eugene Manlove, 1869-1934 Trouble man. (Added Author). Beach, Rex, 1877-1949 Weight of obligation. (Added Author). Short, Luke, 1908-1975 Top hand. (Added Author). Schaefer, Jack, 1907-1991 Sergeant Houck. (Added Author). Jakes, John, 1932- Manitow and Ironhand. (Added Author). Hunter, Evan, 1926-2005 Killing at Triple Tree. (Added Author). Muller, Marcia. Sweet cactus wine. (Added Author). Garfield, Brian, 1939- Peace officer. (Added Author). Gorman, Edward. Wolf moon. (Added Author). Swain, Dwight V. Gamblin' man. (Added Author). Evans, Max. Candles in the botton of the pool. (Added Author). Haycox, Ernest, 1899-1950 Stage to Lordsburg. (Added Author). Savage, Les. King of the buckskin breed. (Added Author). Bonham, Frank. Burn him out. (Added Author). Gulick, Bill, 1916- Shaming of Broken Horn. (Added Author). Hamilton, Donald, 1916-2006 Guns of William Longley. (Added Author). Brand, Max, 1892-1944 Wine on the desert. (Added Author). Grey, Zane, 1872-1939 Tappan's burro. (Added Author).
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Record details

  • ISBN: 031286986X
  • Physical Description: 525 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Producer: New York : Forge, c2000.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A Tom Doherty Associates Book."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
The gift of Cochise / Louis L'Amour -- The tin star / John Cunningham -- Killers' country! / Dan Cushman -- Timberline / Owen Wister -- All gold canyon / Jack London -- The lamb of the Flying U -- Gun job / Thomas Thompson -- The burial of Letty Strayhorn / Elmer Kelton -- Hell on the draw / Loren D. Estleman -- The attack on the mountain / Glendon Swarthout -- Fear / Bill Pronzini -- Geranium house / Peggy Simson Curry -- The trouble man / Eugene Manlove Rhodes -- The weight of obligation / Rex Beach -- Top hand / Luke Short -- Sergeant Houck / Jack Schaefer -- Manitow and Ironhand / John Jakes -- The killing at Triple Tree / Evan Hunter -- Sweet cactus wine / Marcia Muller.
Peace officer / Brian Garfield -- Wolf moon / Ed Gorman -- Gamblin' man / Dwight V. Swain -- Candles in the bottom of the pool / Max Evans -- Stage to Lordsburg / Ernest Haycox -- King of the buckskin breed / Les Savage, Jr. -- Burn him out / Frank Bonham -- The shaming of Broken Horn / Bill Gulick -- The guns of William Longley / Donald Hamilton -- Wine on the desert / Max Brand -- Tappan's burro / Zane Grey.
Summary, etc.:
A collection of thirty of John Jakes' favorite westerns depicting the frontier spirit, individual freedoms, and man's relationship with the land.
Subject: Frontier and pioneer life > Fiction.
West (U.S.) > Social life and customs > Fiction.
Genre: Western fiction.

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