The Ranch at the Wolverine
by B.M. Bower
Publisher: Little, Brown, and Co. 1914
Number of pages: 279
An American Western Classic! It was a long pistol shot and he was afraid that he might miss. This book is a wonderful portrayal of what it was like to be a small homesteader in the sagebrush west, where little moments of beauty between tough people living a tough life resemble the little valleys of beautiful grass and water that are few and far between in the high mountain deserts of basin and range Idaho.
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