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The wonderful country

by Tom Lea

  • 219 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Gregg Press in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mexican-American Border Region,
  • Mexico,
  • Texas
    • Subjects:
    • Fugitives from justice -- Fiction.,
    • Americans -- Mexico -- Fiction.,
    • Mexican-American Border Region -- Fiction.,
    • Mexico -- Fiction.,
    • Texas -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the ed. published by Little, Brown, Boston.

      StatementTom Lea ; with a new introd. by Robert Sattelmeyer.
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesThe Gregg Press western fiction series, Gregg Press western fiction series.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.L4645 Wo 1979, PS3523.E1142 Wo 1979
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 307 p. :
      Number of Pages307
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4406171M
      ISBN 100839825870
      LC Control Number79009253
      OCLC/WorldCa5101835

        Having fled to Mexico from the U.S. many years ago for killing his father's murderer, Martin Brady travels to Texas to broker an arms deal for his Mexican boss, strongman Governor Cipriano Castro. Brady breaks a leg and while recuperating in Texas the gun shipment is stolen. Complicating matters further the wife of local army major Colton has designs on him, . Wonderful country of books. Wednesday September 19 Advertisement. By DENNIS ODUNGA. Many parents would love to have their children read books other than those required in school, especially.

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Genre/Form: Western fiction Fiction Western stories: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lea, Tom, Wonderful country. Boston: Gregg Press. : The Wonderful Country, a Novel: Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading.

May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library.

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