Matchless: A Western Story

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Five Star, 2003 - Fiction - 247 pages
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bA Spur Award-winning Author brA Western Heritage Award-winning Author /b P IMatchless /I is a passionate, compelling, and magnificently authentic human drama based on the diary of Augusta Tabor, wife of Horace Tabor, the Colorado silver king. This is Augusta's story of their struggles until Horace struck it rich and she was renounced as an embarrassment by a man who had or could buy anything. PJane Candia Coleman was born and raised near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She studied creative writing, but felt she had nothing to write about. She abandoned the East for the West, where her creativity truly came into its own. She has won two Spur Awards for short stories from Western Writers of America as well as three Western Heritage Awards from the National Cowboy Hall of Fame for her contributions to Western fiction. She lives in Tucson, Arizona, with her author husband, G. G. Boyer.

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Contents

Section 1
14
Section 2
24
Section 3
36
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About the author (2003)

Coleman is an award-winning poet, novelist, and short fiction writer. She majored in creative writing at the University of Pittsburgh and, in 1981, became the Director of the Women's Creative Writing Center at Carlow College in Pittsburgh.

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