Rabbit Creek Country: Three Ranching Lives in the Heart of the Mountain West

Rabbit Creek Country: Three Ranching Lives in the Heart of the Mountain West

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780826345370
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press
Publication date: 10/16/2008
Pages: 468
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.60(d)

About the Author


Jon Thiem is professor emeritus of English and comparative literature at Colorado State University, Fort Collins. He is the author, coauthor, or editor of several books of literature and poetry.

Table of Contents


List of Illustrations ix Preface xi Introduction xv Part 1
1 Elliotts Go West 3
2 Ida Meyer 29
3 Rabbit Creek 57
4 Seeing the Land in Time 71
5 Miss Lamb 99
6 "Aspens and Backswarth" 139 Part 2
7 John Elliott 167
8 Cattle on the Land 203
9 A Livermore Home Companion 231
10 Woman Rancher 263
11 Citizen Lamb 287
12 Three Lives 319 Epilogue 347 Acknowledgments 361 Notes 369 Sources 404 Names Index 429 Subject Index 436

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