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The Searchers

Le May, Alan (Book - 2013 )
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From the moment they left their homestead unguarded on that scorching Texas day, Martin Pauley and Amos Henry became searchers. First they had to return to the decimated ranch, bury the bodies of their family, and confront the evil cunning of the Comanche who had slaughtered them. Then they set out in pursuit of missing Lucy Henry. In the years that follow, Amos and Henry survive storms of nature and of men, seeking more than a missing girl, and more than revenge. Both are driven by secrets, guilt, love, and rage. Defying the dangers all around them, two men become frontier legends, searching for the one moment, and the one last battle that will finally set them free...
Authors: Le May, Alan, 1899-1964
Title: The searchers
Publisher: New York, NY : Kensington Publishing Corp., 2013
Characteristics: xl, 308 p. ;,18 cm
Notes: "Pinnacle books"
The John Ford western film "The Searchers" is based on this novel
"With a special introduction by original movie cast member Harry Carey, Jr."--Cover
Summary: From the moment they left their homestead unguarded on that scorching Texas day, Martin Pauley and Amos Henry became searchers. First they had to return to the decimated ranch, bury the bodies of their family, and confront the evil cunning of the Comanche who had slaughtered them. Then they set out in pursuit of missing Lucy Henry. In the years that follow, Amos and Henry survive storms of nature and of men, seeking more than a missing girl, and more than revenge. Both are driven by secrets, guilt, love, and rage. Defying the dangers all around them, two men become frontier legends, searching for the one moment, and the one last battle that will finally set them free...
Additional Contributors: Carey, Harry - 1921-2012.�,
ISBN: 0786031425
9780786031429
Statement of Responsibility: Alan Le May
Subject Headings: Texas Fiction Revenge Fiction Nieces Fiction Indian captivities Fiction Comanche Indians Fiction Indians of North America Fiction Frontier and pioneer life West (U.S.) Fiction Pioneers Texas Fiction
Genre/Form: Western stories
Topical Term: Revenge
Nieces
Indian captivities
Comanche Indians
Indians of North America
Frontier and pioneer life
Pioneers
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