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The Resource A century of great Western stories, edited by John Jakes

A century of great Western stories, edited by John Jakes

Label
A century of great Western stories
Title
A century of great Western stories
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Jakes
Title variation
Great western stories of the century
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of thirty of John Jakes' favorite westerns depicting the frontier spirit, individual freedoms, and man's relationship with the land
Summary
Presents western stories by both legendary and contemporary authors of the genre, such as Zane Grey, Louis L'Amour, Loren Estleman, Marcia Muller, and Bill Pronzini
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
010644
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813.087408
Government publication
publication of autonomous or semi autonomous component of government
Illustrations
phonodisk
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1932-
  • 1908-1988
  • 1915-2002
  • 1860-1938
  • 1876-1916
  • 1871-1940
  • 1913-1993
  • 1918-1992
  • 1869-1934
  • 1877-1949
  • 1908-1975
  • 1907-1991
  • 1932-
  • 1926-2005
  • 1939-
  • 1899-1950
  • 1916-
  • 1916-2006
  • 1892-1944
  • 1872-1939
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jakes, John
  • L'Amour, Louis
  • Cunningham, John M.
  • Cushman, Dan
  • Wister, Owen
  • London, Jack
  • Bower, B. M.
  • Thompson, Thomas
  • Kelton, Elmer
  • Estleman, Loren D
  • Swarthout, Glendon
  • Pronzini, Bill
  • Curry, Peggy Simson
  • Rhodes, Eugene Manlove
  • Beach, Rex
  • Short, Luke
  • Schaefer, Jack
  • Jakes, John
  • Hunter, Evan
  • Muller, Marcia
  • Garfield, Brian
  • Gorman, Edward
  • Swain, Dwight V
  • Evans, Max
  • Haycox, Ernest
  • Savage, Les
  • Bonham, Frank
  • Gulick, Bill
  • Hamilton, Donald
  • Brand, Max
  • Grey, Zane
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • West (U.S.)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an anthology of Western fiction
Label
A century of great Western stories, edited by John Jakes
Instantiates
Production
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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
Control code
13319809
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
525 pages
Isbn
9780312869861
Lccn
99462096
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)43287735
Label
A century of great Western stories, edited by John Jakes
Production
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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
Control code
13319809
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
525 pages
Isbn
9780312869861
Lccn
99462096
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)43287735

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