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The ox that gored / by James D. Crownover.

Crownover, James D., author. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 1 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ada Public Library LARGE PRINT W CRO (Text) 33500012831889 New Checked out 02/07/2019
Bagley Public Library LARGE PRINT W CRO (Text) 33500012831897 New Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432859282
  • ISBN: 1432859285
  • Physical Description: 499 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Wheeler Publishing, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2018.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: "Lee Sowell, a would-be bootlegger and outlaw, is compelled by Judge Isaac Parker to become a U.S. deputy marshal. He receives his training under the tutelage of famed deputy Bass Reeves and becomes a deputy with a posse of his own, ranging across the Indian Territory chasing bootleggers, murderers, and robbers. Creek Indian Lighthorse police bring Lee a man accused of murdering a young girl he had kidnapped. This is Lee's first encounter with A.B. Chew, a pathological murderer. Other adventures include an encounter with New Mexican comancheros and a gang of stock thieves operating along the cattle trails. Lee is captured by Seminole warriors and is suspected of being the thief who stole their horses. Chief Puma shows Lee how the Seminole take care of horse thieves. Lee and his posse rescue Deputy U.S. Marshal Tracey Price and his posse, who have been captured by cattle thieves, and are being taken to the Comanche Indians for torture. Later, Price and his posse disappear in the western Indian Territory and Judge Parker sends Lee to find them. What they find sends them on a manhunt across the territory that ends in a showdown at Robbers' Roost in the CimarrĂ³n Strip"-- Provided by publisher.
Awards Note: Spur award winner.
Subject: United States marshals > Fiction.
Criminals > Fiction.
Indians of North America > Fiction.
Western stories.
Large type books.
Large type books.
Western stories.
Indians of North America > Fiction.
Criminals > Fiction.
Large type books.
United States marshals > Fiction.
Genre: Western stories.
Western fiction.
Western fiction.
Western stories.

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