Item description for Cowboys Cowgirls Cowchips: True Tales from Long X, Long S & Spade Ranches by Elmer Kelton Doris McClellan...
This collection of snippits and anecdotes on cowboy life recreates the world of each of the ranch and the range of the latter half of the 20th century---and are the stories of today's old-time cowboys. They testify to the hard realities that fill the everyday lives of cowboys and cowgirls and to the tough practicality, the common-sense resourcefulness, the intelligence, and brilliant good humor with which they stare down a challenge.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.2" Width: 6.3" Height: 0.7" Weight: 0.95 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 2006
Publisher Bright Sky Press
ISBN 193172170X ISBN13 9781931721707
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Delves deep into the mentality, personality, and individuality of the cowboy roaming the modern ranch Apr 8, 2006
Cowboys Cowgirls Cowchips: True Tales From The Long X, Long S, And Spade Ranches is a revealing and entertaining compendium of information on everything that makes a true modern cowboy from the perspective of by Doris McClellan. As McClellan has found home to the land of the cowboy for over thirty years, she retains an ultimate and intimate grasp of the true eye behind the brim. Cowboys Cowgirls Cowchips delves deep into the mentality, personality, and individuality of the cowboy roaming the modern ranch, and for its unique and accurate telling of the societal misconception of the cowboy today, is very highly recommended reading, especially for anyone interested in contemporary Texas ranch life.