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
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 2009
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Smith, Lily Casey
  • Texas
  • Arizona
Label
Half broke horses : a true-life novel, Jeannette Walls
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
272 p.
Isbn
9781416586296
Lccn
2009018781
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn310397067
  • (OCoLC)310397067
  • 1355980
  • 2845302
  • 3624262
Label
Half broke horses : a true-life novel, Jeannette Walls
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
272 p.
Isbn
9781416586296
Lccn
2009018781
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn310397067
  • (OCoLC)310397067
  • 1355980
  • 2845302
  • 3624262

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