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The Resource Shadow on the mesa, Lee Martin

Shadow on the mesa, Lee Martin

Label
Shadow on the mesa
Title
Shadow on the mesa
Statement of responsibility
Lee Martin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
" In 1883, young Wes Montana, hired gun for the cattlemen in Montana Territory, lives a dark life, but he is so dangerous, no one dares call him a breed. Down in Arizona Territory at the Claymore Ranch, his Arapaho mother is murdered. That's when he learns that Ray Eastman, the white father he believes had abandoned them before Wes was born, is still alive and may have sent the killers. Wes swears vengeance on his own father. Eastman is wealthy with a ranch on a high mesa. He has an unfaithful wife, Mona, and a teenage son, Chuck. Living with the family is Rosalie Riley, the orphaned granddaughter of Eastman's old friend. As he tries to discover the truth, Wes finds himself on his father's side in a range war. When he realizes Ray did not cause his mother's death, Wes reveals that he's Ray's son in an emotional scene. When a range fire threatens the Eastman ranch, Mona's involvement with the death of Wes' mother throws more fuel on the range war as Mona leaves Ray to die but ends up being murdered by her lover. Ray survives and the war ends. Just as calm returns to the mesa, the hired killer of Wes' mother. comes for Wes in a violent gunfight, but Wes survives to marry Rosalie. Ray Eastman soon stumbles on a new love") --
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DLC
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1932-
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Martin, Lee
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Indian men
  • Mothers and sons
  • Fathers and sons
  • Ranches
  • Murder
  • Revenge
Label
Shadow on the mesa, Lee Martin
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn876004660
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
197 pages
Isbn
9781432829629
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014019534
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781432829629
  • (OCoLC)876004660
  • (Sirsi) b13475198
Label
Shadow on the mesa, Lee Martin
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn876004660
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
197 pages
Isbn
9781432829629
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014019534
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781432829629
  • (OCoLC)876004660
  • (Sirsi) b13475198

Library Locations

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