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War Comes to the Big Bend: A Western Story

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First serialized in 1919, the novel takes place during WWI and tellls the story of Kurt Dorn, a wheat farmer in the state of Washington whose father is German and his mother American. Though he has a successful farm, there are groups that would like to prevent wheat from being harvested at all, including a group of Bolsheviks, the Industrial Workers of the World, which is ...more
Hardcover, 400 pages
Published January 18th 2012 by Five Star (ME)
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Set in Washington State, the wheat fields of the area are important to the World War I effort of the allies. The agent of a German merchant hires a group of Bolsheviks to destroy the crops. Kurt Dorn must defend his family's livelihood.
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Pearl Zane Grey was an American author best known for his popular adventure novels and stories that presented an idealized image of the rugged Old West. As of June 2007, the Internet Movie Database credits Grey with 110 films, one TV episode, and a series, Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater based loosely on his novels and short stories.
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