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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 ran 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 remained a woman of indomitable spirit
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walls, Jeannette
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3623.A3644
LC item number
H35 2009b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Smith, Lily Casey
  • Texas
  • Arizona
Target audience
adult
Label
Half broke horses : a true-life novel, Jeannette Walls
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition
Extent
390 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781602855724
Isbn Type
(lg. print : lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009021576
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn354854399
  • (Sirsi) o354854399
  • (OCoLC)354854399
Label
Half broke horses : a true-life novel, Jeannette Walls
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition
Extent
390 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781602855724
Isbn Type
(lg. print : lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009021576
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn354854399
  • (Sirsi) o354854399
  • (OCoLC)354854399

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