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Sycamore promises

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A young couple leaves Ohio for the promise of a new life on the Kansas plains. They settle a prime tract of farm land near Lawrence, Kansas. A second young couple slips the bonds of slavery in Missouri. Circumstance brings them together. Set against the backdrop of a nation divided over the issue of slavery, the young settlers fight to hold their land and realize the future that unites them. Opposed by powerful forces they face human treachery, hostile Indians, prejudice, and a bloody, burning prelude to war as they battle to hold a hard-won home and fulfill the promises of their future.

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  • 2 of 3 copies available at OWWL.

Current holds

1 current hold with 3 total copies.
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Arcade Free Library LARGE PRINT WESTERN COLT (Text)
Large Print Westerns
52112300431046
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Bloomfield Public Library LP FIC Colt PB (Text)
Adult New Materials
52133300132202
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Lyons Public Library LG PRT F Col (Text)
Large Print
52141300525010
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781410499035
  • Physical Description: 503 pages (large print) ; 22 cm
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Wheeler Publishing, [2018]

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Summary, etc.:
A young couple leaves Ohio for the promise of a new life on the Kansas plains. They settle a prime tract of farm land near Lawrence, Kansas. A second young couple slips the bonds of slavery in Missouri. Circumstance brings them together. Set against the backdrop of a nation divided over the issue of slavery, the young settlers fight to hold their land and realize the future that unites them. Opposed by powerful forces they face human treachery, hostile Indians, prejudice, and a bloody, burning prelude to war as they battle to hold a hard-won home and fulfill the promises of their future.
Subject: Frontier and pioneer life > Fiction.
Landowners > Fiction.
Large type books.
Genre: Western fiction.


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