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Harsh country, hard times : Clayton Wheat Williams and the transformation of the Trans-Pecos / Janet Williams Pollard and Louis Gwin.

Author/creator Pollard, Janet Williams
Other author/creatorGwin, Louis.
Format Electronic and Book
Edition1st ed.
Publication InfoCollege Station : Texas A&M University Press,
Descriptionp. cm.
Supplemental Content Full text available from Ebook Central - Public Library Complete
Series Clayton Wheat Williams Texas life series ; no. 13
Clayton Wheat Williams Texas life series ; no. 13.
Contents Prologue -- Paradise for men and dogs and hell for women and horses -- Growing up in Fort Stockton -- The suicide club -- French friends and new adventures -- Paris is bombed -- Searching for oil west of the Pecos -- "Dangerous business and dangerous surroundings" -- Drilling the University No. 1-B well -- Risk, failure, and reward -- A public figure -- A love of history.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. [237]-242) and index.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2011007988
ISBN9781603442831 (alk. paper)
ISBN1603442839 (alk. paper)
ISBN9781603444798 (e-book)
ISBN1603444793 (e-book)

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