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The Resource Half broke horses : a true-life novel, Jeannette Walls

Half broke horses : a true-life novel, Jeannette Walls

Label
Half broke horses : a true-life novel
Title
Half broke horses
Title remainder
a true-life novel
Statement of responsibility
Jeannette Walls
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A true-life novel about Lily Casey Smith (the author's grandmother) who at age six helped her father break horses, at age fifteen left home to teach in a frontier town, and later as a wife and mother runs a vast ranch in Arizona where she survived tornadoes, droughts, floods, the Great Depression, and the most heartbreaking personal tragedy--but despite a life of hardscrabble drudgery still remains a woman of indomitable spirit
Cataloging source
DLC
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Walls, Jeannette
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • Texas
  • Arizona
Label
Half broke horses : a true-life novel, Jeannette Walls
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
310397067
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
272 p.
Isbn
9781416586296
Lccn
2009018781
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Half broke horses : a true-life novel, Jeannette Walls
Publication
Control code
310397067
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
272 p.
Isbn
9781416586296
Lccn
2009018781
Other physical details
ill.

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