Buffalo Coat

Buffalo Coat

by Carol Ryrie Brink
     
 

Originally published in 1944, Buffalo Coat appeared for several weeks on the New York Times bestseller list. The first adult novel written by acclaimed Idaho writer Carol Ryrie Brink, winner of the Newbery Award for the outstanding book of children's literature in 1936, Buffalo Coat has become a classic of Northwest literature. Buffalo Coat tells the tale of three… See more details below

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Originally published in 1944, Buffalo Coat appeared for several weeks on the New York Times bestseller list. The first adult novel written by acclaimed Idaho writer Carol Ryrie Brink, winner of the Newbery Award for the outstanding book of children's literature in 1936, Buffalo Coat has become a classic of Northwest literature. Buffalo Coat tells the tale of three doctors who came to Opportunity (Moscow), Idaho, in the 1890s seeking success and fortune in the town with the promising name. Yet each of their lives ended in tragedy.

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Originally published in 1944, Buffalo Coat was the first adult novel written by Idaho writer Brink (her Caddie Woodlawn won the Newberry Award for the outstanding book of children's literature in 1936), as well as the first in a trilogy about northern Idaho and eastern Washington. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780874220957
Publisher:
Washington State University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1993
Series:
Washington State University Press Reprint Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
421
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.20(d)

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