The Resource Death of a rainmaker : a Dust Bowl mystery, Laurie Loewenstein, (ebook)

Death of a rainmaker : a Dust Bowl mystery, Laurie Loewenstein, (ebook)

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Death of a rainmaker : a Dust Bowl mystery
Title
Death of a rainmaker
Title remainder
a Dust Bowl mystery
Statement of responsibility
Laurie Loewenstein
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Language
eng
Summary
When a rainmaker is bludgeoned to death in the pitch-blackness of a colossal dust storm, small-town sheriff Temple Jennings shoulders yet another burden in the hard times of the 1930s Dust Bowl. The killing only magnifies Temple's ongoing troubles: a formidable opponent in the upcoming election, the repugnant burden of enforcing farm foreclosures, and his wife's lingering grief over the loss of their eight-year-old son. As the sheriff and his young deputy investigate the murder, their suspicions focus on a teenager, Carmine, serving with the Civilian Conservation Corps. The deputy, himself a former CCCer, struggles with remaining loyal to the corps while pursuing his own aspirations as a lawman. When the investigation closes in on Carmine, Temple's wife, Etha, quickly becomes convinced of his innocence and sets out to prove it. But Etha's own probe soon reveals a darker web of secrets, which imperil Temple's chances of reelection and cause the husband and wife to confront their long-standing differences about the nature of grief
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Loewenstein, Laurie
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no index present
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fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Murder
  • Farmers
  • Depressions
  • Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939
  • Electronic books
  • Oklahoma
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adult
Label
Death of a rainmaker : a Dust Bowl mystery, Laurie Loewenstein, (ebook)
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781617756801
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
Publisher number
MWT12212313
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remote
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12212313
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MWT12212313
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Death of a rainmaker : a Dust Bowl mystery, Laurie Loewenstein, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781617756801
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12212313
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12212313
System control number
MWT12212313
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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