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Second Lives

4.15 of 5 stars 4.15  ·  rating details  ·  20 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Denver, Colorado, as wildly spectacular a place as the Gilded Age West ever produced, is the setting for Second Lives by master storyteller Richard S. Wheeler.

Into this Rocky Mountain crossroads own in the 1880s streamed all manner of men and women seeking their fortunes in Colorado's gold and silver mines--or at least a chance to make a new life. One such emigrant is Lore
Paperback, 448 pages
Published March 15th 1999 by Forge Books (first published May 1997)
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Jeff Dickison
Fair episodic tale of several individuals, in and around Denver, Colorado in the 1880's, who get another chance at life. There is not a lot of action in this story, but it is quietly interesting.
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Richard S. (Shaw) Wheeler was born in Milwaukee in 1935 and grew up in nearby Wauwatosa.
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