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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
OCJ
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 2010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Smith, Lily Casey
  • Ranches
  • Teachers
  • Families
  • Arizona
  • Texas
Label
Half broke horses : a true-life novel, Jeannette Walls
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner trade paperback ed.
Extent
272 p.
Isbn
9781416586296
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • ocn664572957
  • (OCoLC)664572957
  • (OCoLC)ocn664572957
Label
Half broke horses : a true-life novel, Jeannette Walls
Publication
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner trade paperback ed.
Extent
272 p.
Isbn
9781416586296
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • ocn664572957
  • (OCoLC)664572957
  • (OCoLC)ocn664572957

Library Locations

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