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Zeke and Ned: a novel

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"Set in the Cherokee Nation not long after the Civil War, Zeke and Ned is the story of Ezekiel Proctor and Ned Christie, the last Cherokee warriors, living men whose story is not merely legend, but history - their fates a consequence of the brutal policies which produced the Trail of Tears." "In their second collaborative novel, McMurtry and Ossana introduce many characters whose stories are woven together with a skill that will remind the reader of Lonesome Dove."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved
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Grouped Work ID 95da846f-16b9-9e3b-b613-04feef6d3575
Grouping Title zeke and ned
Grouping Author mcmurtry larry
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-10-01 04:21:47AM
Last Indexed 2019-01-18 04:43:08AM

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auth_author2 Ossana, Diana., Whitener, Barrett.
author McMurtry, Larry.
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display_description In Zeke and Ned, Larry McMurtry and Diana Ossana have created an American masterpiece: funny, exuberant, compelling, violent, and tragic. Set in the Cherokee Nation not Jong after the Civil War, Zeke and Ned is the story of Ezekiel Proctor and Ned Christie, the last Cherokee warriors, living men whose story is not merely legend, but history -- their fates a consequence of the brutal policies which produced the Trail of Tears. As a child, Zeke Proctor walked the Trail of Tears from Georgia to the Indian Territory west of Arkansas, acquiring through that bitter struggle a fierce loyalty to the Cherokee way. Though a family man and a respected member of the Cherokee Senate, Zeke the man is an adventurous charmer, with a family roving eye. Ned Christie is tall and charismatic, with waist-length hair and a high-cheek boned handsomeness, that appeals to women all over the Going Snake District. But Ned's heart is set on one woman: Jewel Sixkiller Proctor, Zeke's beautiful young daughter. And Ned's long and determined resistance to the relentless pressure of white law unwittingly makes him a hero to the Cherokee people. Zeke and Ned is a powerful, affecting work dramatizing the long Cherokee struggle against white authority. It is, ultimately, a moving tale about love, honour, loyalty, heroism, and the human condition.
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publishDate 1997
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subject_facet Cherokee Indians -- Fiction, Christie, Ned, -- 1852-1892 -- Fiction, Frontier and pioneer life -- Ozark Mountains Region -- Fiction, Indians of North America -- Ozark Mountains Region -- Fiction, Proctor, Ezekiel, -- 1831-1907 -- Fiction
title_display Zeke and Ned : a novel
title_full Zeke and Ned : a novel / by Larry McMurtry and Diana Ossana, Zeke and ned [electronic resource] / Larry McMurtry and Diana Ossana
title_short Zeke and Ned :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Cherokee Indians, Christie, Ned, Frontier and pioneer life, Indians of North America, Proctor, Ezekiel