The Last Ranch

The Last Ranch

A Novel of the New American West

Large Print - 2016
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When Matthew Kerney returns to his ranch in the beautiful San Andres Mountains after serving in Sicily during World War II, he must not only fight to recover physically and emotionally from a devastating war injury, but he must also battle attempts by the U.S. Army to seize control of his land for expanded weapons testing. Forced off public grazing lands, banned from gathering his cattle on high mountain pastures, and confronted by military police guarding a high security army post on the northern reaches of the range, Matt finds himself at the center of a heavy-handed government land-grab. The reasons behind this surge of secrecy and control become clear when Matt witnesses the boiling, blinding explosion of the first atom bomb at Trinity Site.
Publisher: Waterville, Maine :, Thorndike,, 2016
Edition: Large print edition
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9781410490223
141049022X
Characteristics: 695 pages (large print) : map, genealogical table ; 23 cm
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