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The bone pickers, Al Dewlen

Label
The bone pickers
Title
The bone pickers
Statement of responsibility
Al Dewlen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Against the flamboyant background of the 2Golden Spread,3 the oil-rich Panhandle of the late 1950s, Al Dewlen has poised a full-scale and truly original novel of one Texas family{u2014}the Mungers of Amarillo. The six Munger siblings are the heirs of hard-drinking, hardscrabble farmer Cecil Munger, who in one generation brought his family from Dust Bowl poverty to unfathomable wealth. Sitting as directors of the several corporations in which their wealth resides, five of the siblings{u2014}Spain, Texas, Laska, China, and Bethel{u2014}struggle to balance their past with their present, their place in society, and their obligations to community, to themselves, and to their damaged and dependent brother June, confined to the old homestead"--Amazon
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Label
The bone pickers, Al Dewlen
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
1663091
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
408 p.
Lccn
58013863
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1995. From the library of Sam Whitten (SW Writers Access. No. 95-150). With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). Clothbound.
Label
The bone pickers, Al Dewlen
Publication
Control code
1663091
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
408 p.
Lccn
58013863
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1995. From the library of Sam Whitten (SW Writers Access. No. 95-150). With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). Clothbound.

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