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The far canyon

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Published by TCU Press in Fort Worth .
Written in English


  • Ranchers -- Fiction,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Fiction,
  • Comanche Indians -- Fiction,
  • Texas -- Fiction

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Edition Notes

StatementElmer Kelton ; afterword, Mike Kearby.
SeriesThe Texas tradition series -- no. 41
LC ClassificationsPS3561.E3975 F37 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23862007M
ISBN 109780875654119, 9780875654126
LC Control Number2009043071

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