The Resource 6,000 miles of fence : life on the XIT Ranch of Texas, (electronic resource)

6,000 miles of fence : life on the XIT Ranch of Texas, (electronic resource)

Label
6,000 miles of fence : life on the XIT Ranch of Texas
Title
6,000 miles of fence
Title remainder
life on the XIT Ranch of Texas
Title variation
Six thousand miles of fence
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The fabulous XIT Ranch has been celebrated in song, story, and serious history. This book of reminiscences of old XIT cowmen puts on record the everyday life of the individuals who made the ranch run. During her years as a ranch wife, Cordia Sloan Duke wrote a diary; excerpts from her written recordings are here brought together with the reminiscences of the ranch hands. Their forthright, yet picturesque, discussion of ranching hardships and dangers dissipates Hollywood and TV glamorizing, and instead they relate in honest cowboy language what actually happened inside the XIT's 6,000 miles of fence
Member of
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Duke, Cordia Sloan
Dewey number
976.4/47306
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1917-1993
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  • Frantz, Joe Bertram
  • hoopla digital
Series statement
M.K. Brown range life series
Series volume
no. 1
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  • Electronic books
  • XIT Ranch (Tex.)
  • Ranch life
  • Ranches
  • Texas Panhandle (Tex.)
Target audience
adult
Label
6,000 miles of fence : life on the XIT Ranch of Texas, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11938095
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11938095
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11938095
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11938095
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
6,000 miles of fence : life on the XIT Ranch of Texas, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11938095
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11938095
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11938095
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11938095
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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