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The obstinate land

Keith, Harold

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ISBN 10: 0690013191 / ISBN 13: 9780690013191
Published by Crowell, New York, 1977
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Octavo in beige boards; DJ is white or ochre; 214 p. ; 24 cm.Very good copy with clean pages; Small dent to DJ spine and1/8th inch closed tear to top front edge of DJ, else good (+). Review copy with paper review slip laid in. During a hard winter the father of a pioneering German family settling the Cherokee strip in Oklahoma freezes to death and his fourteen-year-old son must assume responsibility for the struggling family; German Americans -- Fiction; Frontier and pioneer life -- Oklahoma -- Fiction; Germans -- Oklahoma -- Fiction; Frontier and pioneer life -- Oklahoma -- Fiction; Oklahoma -- History -- Fiction. Fine copy in very good+ jacket with small dent to DJ spine and1/8th inch closed tear to top front edge of DJ, else good (+). Bookseller Inventory # 83175

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Title: The obstinate land

Publisher: Crowell, New York

Publication Date: 1977

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: Robert Andrew Parker (DJ cover watercolor)

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: First edition (stated).

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After arriving in Oklahoma and finding that the Cooper family has settled illegally on their land, the Rombergs choose a less favored spot and battle against drought, dust storms, bandits, and hostile ranchers

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