Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search


Search Results Showing Item 6 of 27


Book

Available copies

  • 13 of 14 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Harney County Public Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Harney County Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 14 total copies.

Summary:

In 1954 the federal government implements the Indian Termination Act, disbanding tribes and stripping Indians of land. By 1961, pay-offs are funnelling down to the displaced in the form of $43,000 checks. For three Klamath brothers, Rollin, Creek, and Pokey, the anticipation of the money inspires vastly different plans. Meanwhile, growing tensions between whites and Indians on the reservation threatens to erupt in violence.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Harney County Library FIC STE (Text) 37720000176966 Adult Fiction Book None 12/02/2003 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780945134336
  • ISBN: 0945134339
  • Physical Description: 307 pages ; 23 cm.
    print
  • Publisher: Prineville, Oregon : Two Star, 2004.

Content descriptions

General Note: Spur Awards: Best Western Short Novel, 2005.
Summary, etc.: In 1954 the federal government implements the Indian Termination Act, disbanding tribes and stripping Indians of land. By 1961, pay-offs are funnelling down to the displaced in the form of $43,000 checks. For three Klamath brothers, Rollin, Creek, and Pokey, the anticipation of the money inspires vastly different plans. Meanwhile, growing tensions between whites and Indians on the reservation threatens to erupt in violence.
Awards Note:
Spur Awards: Best Western Short Novel, 2005.
Subject: Oregon Fiction
Alcoholism
Avarice Fiction
Brothers Fiction
Search Results Showing Item 6 of 27

Additional Resources