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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This is now one of my favorite books of all time. It was also my first western novel and I will be reading more of them in the future. Read full review

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The account of a cattle drive from Texas to Montana. This is a very long novel which is nevertheless always compelling. It contains memorable characters whose adventures are narrated in a deceptively ... 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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