War comes to the Big Bend a western story
—Grey, Zane, 1872-1939.
Large Print
2013
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"In 1917, wheat on Washington State's rich farmlands will be a vital ingredient to winning the war in Europe and feeding the world. Kurt Dorn, son of a German father and an American mother, has a successful wheat farm. Yet there are groups that would like to prevent the harvest - including a gropup of Bolsheviks called the Industrial Workers of the World, which is financed by Germany and, secretly, by a German wheat magnate. Published from Zane Grey's original manuscript"--Publisher's description.

Item Details
Series:
Thorndike Press large print Western series.
Thorndike Press large print western.
Subjects:
Espionage -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Espionage, German -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Washington (State) -- Fiction.
Wheat farmers -- United States -- Washington (State) -- Fiction.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Fiction.
Genre:
War stories.
Western stories.
Other Authors:
Grey, Zane, 1872-1939. Desert of wheat.
ISBN:
9781410461285
Edition:
Large print edition.
Description:
611 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Notes:
"An earlier version ... first appeared under the title "The desert of wheat" as a twelve-part serial [in 1918]"--P. 5.
LCCN:
2013022010
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