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Day the Cowboys Quit, the (1971) [Novel]
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The time is 1883, the place is the Texas Panhandle. Cowboys refuse to be stigmatized as drinkers and exploited by the wealthy cattle owners who don't pay livable wages. Those very same ranchers want to take away the cowboys' right to own cattle because this ownership, the ranchers believe, would lead to thieving. So, in 1883, the dictum is set: If you're a cowboy, you can't own a cow. When rumors of such legislation travel from wagon to wagon, the cowboys decide to rally and fight for their rights - they gather together and strike.

Original title: The Day the Cowboys Quit
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionWesternCattle Kingdoms
FictionWesternTexas And Mexico

Edition #1: Day the Cowboys Quit, the

Day the Cowboys Quit, the (1971)
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Language: English

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Day the Cowboys Quit, the (1971)

ISBN: 0812574508

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