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Half broke horses : a true-life novel / Jeannette Walls.

Authors: Walls, Jeannette.
Call number: FIC WAL
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2009.
Publication date: 2009.
Subject: Texas -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Arizona -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Title: Half broke horses : a true-life novel / Jeannette Walls.
Edition: 1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Physical description: 272 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Summary note: 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.
Genre: Autobiographical fiction.
ISBN: 9781416586289 (hardcover)
1416586288 (hardcover)
9781416586296 (pbk.)
1416586296 (pbk.)
LCCN: 2009018781
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1219812
Bib No.: 1219812

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