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Published by Texas Tech University Press in Lubbock .
Written in English



  • Panhandle (Tex.)


  • Comanche Indians -- Fiction.,
  • Ethnic relations -- Fiction.,
  • Young men -- Fiction.,
  • Older men -- Fiction.,
  • Healers -- Fiction.,
  • Panhandle (Tex.) -- Fiction.

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Edition Notes

StatementHenry Chappell.
LC ClassificationsPS3603.H376 C35 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 245 p. :
Number of Pages245
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3555255M
ISBN 100896724948
LC Control Number2002010537

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