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Author McGarrity, Michael.

Title Backlands : a novel of the American West / Michael McGarrity.

Publication Info. New York, New York : Dutton, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    W MCGARRITY,MIC    Available
 PAS Central Library Fiction, Westerns    W MCGARRITY,M    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Fiction, Westerns    W MCGARRITY,M    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Fiction, Westerns    W MCGARRITY,M    Available
 PAS San Rafael Branch Fiction, Westerns    W MCGARRITY,M    Available
Description 507 pages : map ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Map on lining papers.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary Catapulted into early adulthood after the death of an older brother he idolized, eight-year-old Matthew Kerney assumes difficult responsibilities to save the family ranch against a backdrop of the Great Depression and a drought-stricken Tularosa Basin.
Subject Ranch life -- New Mexico -- Fiction.
Families -- New Mexico -- Fiction.
Depressions -- 1929 -- New Mexico -- Fiction.
New Mexico -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Western stories.
Historical fiction.
Western stories.
Historical fiction.
ISBN 9780525953241 hardcover
0525953248 hardcover

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