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❰PDF / Epub❯ ★ Shane Author Jack Schaefer – Gigonog.me A stranger rode out of the heart of the great glowing West into the small Wyoming valley in the summer of 1889 It was Shane who appeared on the horizon and became a friend and guardian to the StarrettPDF Epub Shane Author Jack Schaefer Gigonogme A stranger rode out of the heart of the great glowing West into the small Wyoming valley in the summer of 1889 It was Shane who appeared on the horizon and became a friend and guardian to the Starrett A stranger

Rode out of the heart of the great glowing West into the small Wyoming valley in the summer of It was Shane who appeared on the horizon and became a friend and guardian to the Starrett family at a time when homesteaders and cattle rangers battled for territory and survival Jack Schaefer

Hardcover  ã Shane Kindle ¼

Hardcover ã Shane Kindle ¼ Schaefer was born in Cleveland Ohio the son of an attorney He graduated from Oberlin College in with a major in English He attended graduate school at Columbia University from but left without completing his Master of Arts degree He then went to work for the United Press In his long career as a journalist he would hold editorial positions at many eastern publications Schaefer.

shane book Shane PDFRode out of the heart of the great glowing West into the small Wyoming valley in the summer of It was Shane who appeared on the horizon and became a friend and guardian to the Starrett family at a time when homesteaders and cattle rangers battled for territory and survival Jack Schaefer

10 thoughts on “Shane

  1. Matthew Matthew says:

    Hardcover ã Shane Kindle ¼ shane book, Shane PDFFantastic storytelling A great classic Western All the elements needed A dark and mysterious stranger A passionate narrator The oppression of the little people The evil cattle Baron Gunslingers Clever one liners Riding off into the sunset Even if you don't like westerns if you enjoy a good well written story I think you will enjoy this one also it isn't very long so it is a nice uick read


  2. Jay Schutt Jay Schutt says:

    Hardcover ã Shane Kindle ¼ shane book, Shane PDFWas just reminded of reading this one in school all those years ago Great story and really enjoyed it


  3. Checkman Checkman says:

    Hardcover ã Shane Kindle ¼ shane book, Shane PDFA classic that is than a western It's also a story about one of the myths of the United States the heroic Lone Hero on the Frontier Shane is the embodiment of the Lone Hero; the man who shares the values of civilized society but has the destructive skills of the outlawHe rides out of the wilderness to aid the band of pioneers and take on the land grabbing cattle barons in a violent but satisfying bloodletting In 2012 this is a cliche but as I have pointed out in the past when reviewing older stories Shane is the archetype It still has a freshness because it's one of the first of it's typeIn reality such men never existed The real world is messy Shane is a mythical individual but what makes Shane the character work so well is that Shane is told from the perspective of a young boy or at least the memories of a young boyThe narrator is an adult but he doesn't clutter the account with adult sensibilities The man Shane is mythical because that is how children see the adults tha


  4. Edward Lorn Edward Lorn says:

    Hardcover ã Shane Kindle ¼ shane book, Shane PDFShane was my father's favorite movie I remember watching it with him on many occasions The film remains one of the only positive memories I have of my old man I was never a fan of westerns but as a kid who desperately wanted his father's approval approval that I might add would never come; he's been dead since 2011 I'd force m


  5. Charles van Buren Charles van Buren says:

    Hardcover ã Shane Kindle ¼ shane book, Shane PDFA deceptively simple taleReview of Kindle editionPublication date May 14 2017Publisher University of New Mexico PressLa


  6. Mike (the Paladin) Mike (the Paladin) says:

    Hardcover ã Shane Kindle ¼ shane book, Shane PDFGood book This is another where the movie will probably forever be better known than the novel itself In this case it's also a good movieit happens now and then you know As they say even a blind hog finds an acorn occasionallyAnywayShane The book opens with the almost stereotypical dark rider riding through and meeting a family whom he befriends But if you think about itthis is one or the characters that established the stereotype So he Shane becomes almost a part of said family This novel rests strongly on some very well done character development You will get to know these peopleI can recommend this one to everybody You know there are Westerns that happen to be good books then there are good books that happen to be Westerns This is the latterEnjoy Recommended


  7. Gary Gary says:

    Hardcover ã Shane Kindle ¼ shane book, Shane PDFI read this book in high school in Sopho English class The teacher I had was wonderfuland she was out 8 weeks due to surgery Thank God she was with us when we readand discussed this book I don't really remember the discussion in class much but I did remember that I loved this book when I was a kidthen after reading it the first time in 1976I wondered why she had it on our class roster of novels to readsohere I


  8. Ben Loory Ben Loory says:

    Hardcover ã Shane Kindle ¼ shane book, Shane PDFjesus christ what a beautiful book i'm tempted to call it holy there's a part of me that wants to read it every day from now until the end of my life Where was Shane I hurried toward the barn I was almost to it when I saw him out by the pasture He was staring over it and the grazing steers at the great lonely mountains tipped with the gold of the sun now rushing down behind them As I watched he stretched his arms up the fingers reaching to their utmost limits grasping and grasping it seemed at the glory glowing in the sky


  9. Conor Conor says:

    Hardcover ã Shane Kindle ¼ shane book, Shane PDF There's no living with a killing There's no going back from it Right or wrong it's a brand a brand that sticks There's no going back Now you run on home to your mother and tell her tell her everything's alright and there aren't any guns in the valley Watched Shane for the 3rd or 4th time over the Christmas the first time I've seen it since seeing Logan over the summer which referenced extensively so I thought I'd drop one of my iconic not read the book reviews Sha


  10. robin friedman robin friedman says:

    Hardcover ã Shane Kindle ¼ shane book, Shane PDFShane For Independence DayEach year for the Fourth of July I try to review a book that captures something of the spirit of the day and of our country This year I chose Jack Schaefer's 1949 book Shane his first novel and the source of the famous 1953 film of the same name directed by George Stevens starring Alan Ladd and with a screenplay by the Western novelist AB Guthrie I chose this book for Independence Day because of the sense of promise it shows for the United States and because of the book's sense of vision and myth making ualities which our country sorely needs in difficult timesSchaefer's novel is set in Wyoming territory in 1889 and is narrated in the first person by Bob Starrett who at the time of the story he tells as an adult was eleven years old At the outset of the story Bob is enad by a mysterious well dressed stranger wh


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