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Contention and other frontier stories : a Five Star anthology / edited by Hazel Rumney.

Rumney, Hazel, (editor.).
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  • 8 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Clayton-Liberty Township Public Library - Main WEST CON (Text) 38324000405142 Western Available -
Eckhart PL - Main F SHORT stories Contentio (Text) 840191002753179 Adult Fiction - Main Level In process -
Greentown PL - Greentown AF CONTENTION (Text) 75342000088373 Adult Fiction Available -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch FIC.c Contention (Text) 78294000271530 Adult Fiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - Shipshewana Branch W CON (Text) 30477101290249 Adult: Western Available -
Ligonier PL - Ligonier w FIC R (Text) 73571200173401 Adult Western Fiction Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library INC NEW RUM (Text) 70743000169251 Indiana Collection Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432854669
  • Physical Description: 347 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Five Star, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2019.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Contention / Johnny D. Boggs -- Eddie and the stranger / Vonn McKee -- The deserter / Loren D. Estleman -- A full moon at noon / Marcia Gaye -- The medicine robe / Michael Zimmer -- Mary, Mary, quite contrary / Kathleen Morris -- Darlings of the dust / John D. Nesbitt -- Pimple / John Neely Davis -- Bullwhacker / Rod Miller -- Ih-tedda's son / W. Michael Farmer -- Aces and eights / Michael R. Ritt -- Jericho springs / Max McCoy -- Buryin' Ruby / Greg Hunt -- A grave too many / Preston Lewis -- Frank & Jesse / Bill Brooks -- Barquette of the XP / Tim Champlin -- Running iron / Robert D. McKee.
Summary, etc.:
"Contention and Other Frontier Stories, edited by Hazel Rumney, features seventeen brand-new stories that will delight historical fiction fans. These stories capture the spirit of freedom and individualism in the evolving American frontier through the early 1900s and feature exciting new characters who face life-changing challenges in settings that are in stark contrast to civilized society. Ranging from high-action traditional Westerns to introspective historical dramas set in the American West, readers will discover the amount of courage and tenacity it took to survive the tumultuous frontier. In this anthology, you'll enjoy discovering stories by New York Times bestselling and award-winning authors such as Loren D. Estleman, Johnny D. Boggs, Michael Zimmer, Max McCoy, John D. Nesbitt, Preston Lewis, Rod Miller, W. Michael Farmer, Greg Hunt, Bill Brooks, Tim Champlin, Robert D. McKee, Michael R. Ritt, Kathleen Morris, Vonn McKee, John Neely Davis, and Marcia Gaye"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: American fiction > 21st century.
Short stories, American.
Frontier and pioneer life > West (U.S.) > Fiction.
Genre: Western fiction.

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