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Picketwire Vaquero

(2016)
(The third book in the Five Trails West series)
A novel by

 
 
Jesse Meeker and Riley Fourkiller establish the first ranches along Osage Creek
in northwest Arkansas, where they raise horses and mules. Jesse helps Captain
Randolph Marcy blaze the 1849 California Trail and chases the murderers of
Lieutenant Harrison, grandson of President Harrison. Back home, the family has
to deal with nightriding hoodlums and after an attack on their home, Jesse sells
out and moves his family back to the Village on the Middle Fork. The family
first travel the Cherokee Trail (not the Trail of Tears) west with gold-seeking
Cherokees. They stay at Bent's New Fort, trading horses and mules with travelers
on the Santa Fe Trail. Zenas and brother Jake stay, managing William Bent's
horse herd. Then the Civil War erupts, and things get even more unsettled for
the family... .

Genre: Western    

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Used availability for James D Crownover's Picketwire Vaquero

Hardback Editions

June 2017 : USA Hardback
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Title: Picketwire Vaquero: One Family's Western Odyssey (Five Trails West)
Author(s): James D Crownover
ISBN: 1-4328-3931-4 / 978-1-4328-3931-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press Large Print
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


September 2016 : USA Hardback
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Title: Picketwire Vaquero (Five Trails West)
Author(s): James D Crownover
ISBN: 1-4328-3291-3 / 978-1-4328-3291-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Five Star Publishing
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

September 2016 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Picketwire Vaquero: One Family's Western Odyssey (Five Trails West)
Author(s): James D Crownover
Publisher: Five Star Publishing
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA