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Bitter trail and barbed wire / by Elmer Kelton.

Kelton, Elmer (author.).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fayette Co PL - Connersville LGPT WEST KEL (Text) 39230031907023 Adult Books Available -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library LP KEL (Text) 78731000508398 Fiction Available -
Spencer Co PL - Grandview Branch FIC KEL LgP (Text) 70741300108221 LARGE PRINT Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432854331
  • ISBN: 143285433X
  • Physical Description: 629 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2018.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"Teamster: Frio Wheeler hauls cotton from Texas to Mexico. But as the Civil War rages through the South, Wheeler must contend with the most difficult challenges he's ever faced, including imprisonment with the bandidos in league with Union sympathizers and the betrayal of his best friend--his former partner and brother of the woman he loves. Barbed Wire: Irishman Doug Monahan runs a fencing crew outside the Texas town of Twin Wells, digging post-holes and stringing red-painted barbed wire for ranchers as protection against wandering stock, rustlers, and land-hungry thugs. This fencing operation is opposed by Captain Andrew Rinehart, a former Confederate officer and an old-school, open-range baron of the huge R Cross spread. Rinehart wages a barbed wire war against Monahan--and neither side takes prisoners"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Americans > Mexico > Fiction.
Cotton trade > Fiction.
Teamsters > Fiction.
Ranchers > Fiction.
Texas > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Fiction.
Mexico > Fiction.
Genre: Large type books.
Western stories.

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