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The ranchers / by the editors of Time-Life Books ; with text by Ogden Tanner.

Time-Life Books. (Author). Tanner, Ogden. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Old West (Alexandria, Va.)
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 978 TIME (Text) 39231031820125 Adult Non-fiction Collection Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 240 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm.
  • Publisher: Alexandria, Va. : Time-Life Books, [1977]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 236-237) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Life carved out of the Plains -- Battling the odds and the elements -- Wave of woollybacks -- War over land and water -- Bluebloods and big money in the Badlands -- "Behold our ditches!" -- Index.
Summary, etc.:
Describes in text and illustrations the development of large ranches in the western plains, the impact of these establishments on the economy of the area, their organization, and some famous ranches and their owners.
Subject: Ranch life > West (U.S.) > History.
Frontier and pioneer life > West (U.S.)
West (U.S.) > History.

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