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Jun 16, 2015
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Oct 09, 2012
| ISBN 9781551997162
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Jun 16, 2015 | ISBN 9781400026647
Oct 09, 2012 | ISBN 9781551997162
Continue on the adventure with The Rancher Takes a Wife, the conclusion to Richmond Hobson’s western frontier trilogy! The interior of British Columbia in the early 20th century is a jungle of swamps, rivers, and grasslands. It’s a vast and still barely explored wilderness, whose principal citizens are timber wolves, moose, giant grizzly bears, and the odd human being. Into this forbidding land, Rich Hobson, Pioneer cattle rancher, brings Gloria, his city-raised bride. Her adjustment to life in the wilderness is sure to be difficult, as is her relationship with Rich and his backwoods cronies. Will Gloria find that she belongs in this strange, harsh land? Told with wit and wisdom, Hobson recounts a wild true adventure story in the last book of his collection of survival tales. These dramatic tales are described with the humor and vivid detail that have made Hobson’s books perennial favorites.
Told with wit and wisdom, this is Hobson’s tale of bringing his city-bred interior-decorator bride to the harsh life of the British Columbia Interior.
Richmond P. Hobson Jr. (1907-1966) was born in Washington, DC, where he worked with pack outfits, survey crews, and construction gangs, saving, all the while, to buy a cattle ranch. He came to Canada after the stock market crash of… More about Richmond P. Hobson
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