That old ace in the hole (Broché)

Annie Proulx

Note moyenne : | 0 avis
Ce produit n'a pas encore été évalué. Soyez le premier !
  • Harper Collins publishers

  • Paru le : 27/02/2003
  • 1 million de livres à découvrir
  • Livraison à domicile à partir de 0,01 €
  • Paiement sécurisé, débit à l'expédition
13,70 €
Neuf - Expédié sous 4 à 8 jours
Livré chez vous entre le 14 décembre et le 16 décembre
ou
Votre note
Some folks in the Texas panhandle do not like hog farms. But Bob Dollar, the newly-hired hog site scout for Global Pork Rind, intends to do his job. He is determined not to turn out like his parents who left him on his Uncle Tam's doorstep as a child. And he is afflicted by the tendency to believe his own daydreams - to the point of forgetting that he made them up in the first place. Bob ends up in Woolybucket, a town whose idiosyncratic inhabitants have ridden out all manner of booms and busts in panhandle country - cattle ranching, tornadoes, dust storms, gas and oil days, feedlot proliferation. These tough men and women seem to grow stronger with age, seasoned by the rigours of their life, from ancient Freda Beautyrooms who controls a ranch Bob covets, to Ace Crouch, the windmiller who defies the hog farms. They oren't the only obstacles in Bob's path. As he settles in at La Von Fronk's bunkhouse and lends a hand at Cy Frease's Old Dog Café, Bob is forced to question everything. With characteristic gusto and razor wit, Annie Proulx serves up a rich mix of history, landscape and quixotic Texan life in this novel about chasing dreams in a corporate world.
  • Date de parution : 27/02/2003
  • Editeur : Harper Collins publishers
  • ISBN : 0-00-715420-8
  • EAN : 9780007154203
  • Présentation : Broché
  • Nb. de pages : 361 pages
  • Poids : 0.565 Kg
  • Dimensions : 15,5 cm × 23,5 cm × 3,0 cm

Nos avis clients sur decitre.fr


Avis Trustpilot

That old ace in the hole est également présent dans les rayons

Annie Proulx - .
That old ace in the hole
13,70 €
Haut de page
Decitre utilise des cookies pour vous offrir le meilleur service possible. En continuant votre navigation, vous en acceptez l'utilisation. En savoir plus OK

Ne partez pas tout de suite...

Inscription newsletter