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  • 37 of 41 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Fort Nelson Public Library.

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Fort Nelson Public Library FIC VAN (Text) 35246000728145 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780771086083 (trade pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780771087400 (hc.)
  • ISBN: 0771087403
  • Physical Description: 464 p. ; 24cm.
    print
  • Publisher: Toronto, ON : McClelland & Stewart, c2011.

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General Note: Novel.
Nov 11
Summary, etc.: "Wesley Case is a former soldier and son of a Canadian lumber baron who sets out into the untamed borderlands between Canada and the United States to escape a dark secret from his past. He settles in Montana where he hopes to buy a cattle ranch, and where he begins work as a liaison between the American and Canadian militaries in an effort to contain the Native Americans' unresolved anger in the wake of the Civil War. Amidst the brutal violence that erupts between the Sioux warriors and U.S. forces, Case's plan for a quiet ranch life is further compromised by an unexpected dilemma: he falls in love with the beautiful, outspoken, and recently widowed Ada Tarr. It's a budding romance that soon inflames the jealousy of Ada's quiet and deeply disturbed admirer, Michael Dunne. When the American government unleashes its final assault on the Indians, Dunne commences his own vicious plan for vengeance in one last feverish attempt to claim Ada as his own."
Subject: Fathers and sons -- Fiction
Borderlands -- Fiction
Frontier and pioneer life -- Fiction
Indians of North America -- Government relations -- Fiction
Dakota Indians -- History -- Fiction
Indians -- Warfare -- Fiction
British -- West (U.S.) -- 19th century -- Fiction
Cypress Hills, Saskatchewan -- Fiction
Montana -- Fiction
Genre/Form: Canadian fiction.
Western stories.
Historical fiction/western.
Love stories.
Historical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Topic Heading: First Nations - Sioux
Aboriginal
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