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The Resource The searchers, Alan Le May

The searchers, Alan Le May

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The searchers
Title
The searchers
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Alan Le May
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Language
eng
Summary
MODERN & CONTEMPORARY FICTION (POST C 1945). "As brashly entertaining as they come." --"The New York Times" 60th Anniversary of the Release of the John Wayne classic "A ripsnorting Western, as brashly entertaining as they come. Slambang!" --"The New York Times "on John Ford's "The Searchers"John Ford's "The Searchers "defined the spirit of America, influenced a generation of film makers, and was named the Greatest Western Movie of All Time by the American Film Institute in 2008. Now, the novel that gave birth to the film returns to print--a timeless work of vivid, raw western fiction and a no-holds-barred portrait of the real American frontier. From the moment they left their homestead on that scorching Texas day, Martin Pauley and Amos Edwards became searchers. First they had to return to the decimated ranch, bury the bodies of their family, and confront the Comanche who had slaughtered them. Then they set out in pursuit of missing Debbie Edwards
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no index present
Literary form
novels
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The searchers, Alan Le May
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Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York: Harper, 1954
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
44940749
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xl, 308 pages
Isbn
9780786038756
Media category
unmediated
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 44940749
  • (Sirsi) 44940749
Label
The searchers, Alan Le May
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York: Harper, 1954
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
44940749
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xl, 308 pages
Isbn
9780786038756
Media category
unmediated
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 44940749
  • (Sirsi) 44940749

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