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The Resource Reason & riots, Stephen Bly

Reason & riots, Stephen Bly

Label
Reason & riots
Title
Reason & riots
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Bly
Title variation
Reason and riots
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When a boy is killed by a breakaway rail car, Jolie Bowers'scompulsion to control is stretched to the limit. The homesteaders of western Nebraska threaten to retaliateagainst the railroad. And this is only the beginning. In the midstof teaching school, preparing for her wedding, and dealing with theviolent reaction to the railroad accident, Jolie finds herselffacing trouble from all sides. Mr. Avery shows up with legal papersdemanding a return of the family homestead. Jolie's father, MatthewBowers, is trying to pull together enough money to build the familythe first house they've ever owned. Her mother, Lissa Bowers, isinjured in a dynamite blast, and her sixteen-year-old brotherdecides to get married. Her little sister Essie's sweetheart, LeppyVerdue, is sentenced to be hanged, and fourteen-year-old Gibson issidelined with the chicken pox in the hunt for an escaped criminal. Some would be depressed and crushed, but for Jolie it is a test of endurance and faith. And for the first time in her life, she doesn't know how things will end
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
146937
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-2011
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bly, Stephen A.
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.L93
LC item number
R425 2003
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Homestead Series
Series volume
Book Three
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rural families
  • Nebraska
Target audience
adult
Label
Reason & riots, Stephen Bly
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Series numeration from Goodreads.com
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
18593738
Dimensions
22cm.
Extent
240 pages:
Isbn
9781581344349
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003012517
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Reason & riots, Stephen Bly
Publication
Copyright
Note
Series numeration from Goodreads.com
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
18593738
Dimensions
22cm.
Extent
240 pages:
Isbn
9781581344349
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003012517
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

Library Locations

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      128 S. 3rd St., Decatur, IN, 46733, US
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