Lonesome Dove

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Simon & Schuster, Nov 1, 1993 - Fiction - 960 pages
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Former Texas Rangers leave their unsuccessful cattle business when they hear of good opportunities in newly opened territory.

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Review: Lonesome Dove (Lonesome Dove #1)

User Review  - Tania - Goodreads

'Course the Indians have had this land forever. To them it's precious because it's old. To us it's exciting because it's new.' 4.5 stars. There are so many things I loved about Lonesome Dove, that I ... Read full review

Review: Lonesome Dove (Lonesome Dove #1)

User Review  - Angela - Goodreads

Both funny and heartbreaking, with richly drawn characters. Even at 800+ pages it ended too soon. Read full review

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Larry McMurtry is the author of twenty-nine novels, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning "Lonesome Dove". His other works include two collections of essays, three memoirs, and more than thirty screenplays, including the coauthorship of "Brokeback Mountain", for which he received an Academy Award. He lives in Archer City, Texas.

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