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The Resource How the West was won : a novel, Louis L'Amour ; based on the screenplay written by James R. Webb ; postscript by Beau L'Amour

How the West was won : a novel, Louis L'Amour ; based on the screenplay written by James R. Webb ; postscript by Beau L'Amour

Label
How the West was won : a novel
Title
How the West was won
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Louis L'Amour ; based on the screenplay written by James R. Webb ; postscript by Beau L'Amour
Creator
Contributor
Author
Screenwriter
Writer of added commentary
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
They came by river and by wagon train, braving the endless distances of the Great Plains and the icy passes of the Sierra Nevada. They were men like Linus Rawlings, a restless survivor of Indian country who'd headed east to see the ocean but left his heart--and his home--in the West. They were women like Lilith Prescott, a smart, spirited beauty who fled her family and fell for a gambling man in the midst of a frontier gold boom. These pioneering men and women sowed the seeds of a nation with their courage--and with their blood. Here is the story of how their paths would meet amid the epic struggle against fierce enemies and nature's cruelty, to win for all time the rich and untamed West--
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from Amazon.com
Cataloging source
CCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1908-1988
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
L'Amour, Louis
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Webb, James R.
  • L'Amour, Beau
Series statement
Louis L'Amour's lost treasures
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • West (U.S.)
Label
How the West was won : a novel, Louis L'Amour ; based on the screenplay written by James R. Webb ; postscript by Beau L'Amour
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the screenplay written by James R. Webb
  • Originally published in hardcover in the United Kingdom in 1962
  • At head of title: "Louis L'Amour's Lost Treasures."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1004558517
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
Bantam Books mass market edition.
Extent
388 pages
Isbn
9780425286098
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
How the West was won : a novel, Louis L'Amour ; based on the screenplay written by James R. Webb ; postscript by Beau L'Amour
Publication
Note
  • Based on the screenplay written by James R. Webb
  • Originally published in hardcover in the United Kingdom in 1962
  • At head of title: "Louis L'Amour's Lost Treasures."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1004558517
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
Bantam Books mass market edition.
Extent
388 pages
Isbn
9780425286098
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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