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Author Lock, Norman, 1950- author.

Title American meteor / Norman Lock.

Publication Info. New York : Bellevue Literary Press, 2015.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    W LOCK,NOR    Available
 PAS Central Library Fiction, Westerns    W LOCK,N    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Fiction, Westerns    W LOCK,N    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 207 pages ; 19 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note "A novel"--Cover.
Summary "In this panoramic tale of Manifest Destiny, Stephen Moran comes of age with the young country that he crosses on the Union Pacific, just as the railroad unites the continent. Propelled westward from his Brooklyn neighborhood and the killing fields of the Civil War to the Battle of Little Big Horn, he befriends Walt Whitman, becomes a bugler on President Lincoln's funeral train, apprentices with frontier photographer William Henry Jackson, and stalks General George Custer. When he comes face-to-face with Crazy Horse, his life will be spared but his dreams haunted for the rest of his days"--Page 4 of cover.
Subject Adventure stories.
Railroad travel.
United States -- History -- 1865-1898 -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
Biographical fiction.
Western stories.
Western stories.
Action and adventure fiction.
ISBN 9781934137949 (pbk.)
1934137944 (pbk.)
9781934137956 (ebk.)

 
    
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