High plains tango : a novel
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New York : Shaye Areheart Books, [2005].


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Doubleday large print home library edition.
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506 pages (large print) : map ; 22 cm


Carlisle McMillan, a traveler and master carpenter seeking a place of quiet amid the grinding roar of progress. Near Wolf Butte, a strange and apparently haunted monolith, he finds his quiet, or so he believes, and begins rebuilding a decrepit house as a tribute to the gruff old man who taught him a carpenter's skills, rebuilding his life at the same time. He finds two very different, independent women: Gally Deveraux, who works at a diner in Salamander and longs for something more than she is, and Susanna Benteen, beautiful and enigmatic, who was drawn to Salamander for mysterious reasons of her own, a woman the town has labeled a witch. The women and his carpenter's trade and an old Indian known as Flute Player bring Carlisle a sense of contentment for a while. But his quiet is shattered as bulldozer treads begin to turn and the Yerkes County War commences. Run or stand your ground, that is Carlisle's dilemma, Gally on one side, Susanna on the other.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Waller, R. J. (2005). High plains tango: a novel (Doubleday large print home library edition.). Shaye Areheart Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Waller, Robert James, 1939-2017. 2005. High Plains Tango: A Novel. New York: Shaye Areheart Books.

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Waller, Robert James, 1939-2017. High Plains Tango: A Novel New York: Shaye Areheart Books, 2005.

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Waller, Robert James. High Plains Tango: A Novel Doubleday large print home library edition., Shaye Areheart Books, 2005.

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