The Resource Cimarron, by Edna Ferber

Cimarron, by Edna Ferber

Label
Cimarron
Title
Cimarron
Statement of responsibility
by Edna Ferber
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cimarron is a sprawling western saga that follows the adventures Yancey Cravat, a lawyer and newspaperman from Wichita, who joins the Oklahoma Territory land rush in 1889. Soon he and his family are citizens of Osage. Beset by wanderlust, Yancey joins the Cherokee Strip land rush in 1893, leaving wife Sabra behind to run the newspaper and raise their son, Cimarron. By 1907, Yancey is back at home as Oklahoma becomes a state. During the oil boom, he refuses to join a scheme to cheat the Indians out of their oil rich land, and then disappears again. In 1929, Sabra is elected Oklahoma's first Congresswoman, Cimarron is married to an Indian princess, and Yancey still hasn"t returned
Cataloging source
IWU
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Label
Cimarron, by Edna Ferber
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
2037291
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
ix, 388 p.
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Transfer from the Center for the Study of the Southwest, 2013. Clothbound. Fragile condition.
System control number
(OCoLC)2037291
Label
Cimarron, by Edna Ferber
Publication
Control code
2037291
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
ix, 388 p.
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Transfer from the Center for the Study of the Southwest, 2013. Clothbound. Fragile condition.
System control number
(OCoLC)2037291

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