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Dobyns Chronicles - Shirley McLain
Dobyns Chronicles
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Here is a Treat for HISTORICAL FICTION fans as well as those who are fascinated by late 19th century and early 20th century historical events in both Texas and OKLAHOMA.  This Historical novel is loosely based on a true life story of a brave Oklahoman from the mid 1880's to 1955.  This dramatic... show more
Here is a Treat for HISTORICAL FICTION fans as well as those who are fascinated by late 19th century and early 20th century historical events in both Texas and OKLAHOMA.  This Historical novel is loosely based on a true life story of a brave Oklahoman from the mid 1880's to 1955.  This dramatic story also showcases the strugles and intermarriage of an American cowboy and an American Indian. Dobyns Chronicles is a captivating celebration of the life of Charlie Dobyns. His life began in northeast Texas near Bonham, on the Red River. His Cherokee mother and cowboy father strove to survive on their river valley ranch. Tragedy ended this way of life for Charlie in 1888. Follow him through Chickasaw Territory and on to McAlester in eastern Oklahoma. This is a story of a changing way of life and adaptations made to survive. Charlie's strong passion for life and dignity equipped him for survival as he raised his siblings with, likeability and dignity. It's a story of loss, misfortune, hard times and heartbreak, but also love, determination, kindness, joy and spirituality. Follow Charlie's life through the adventures that shaped the man he became, and that of his family for generations.
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Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781499024098 (1499024096)
ASIN: 1499024096
Publisher: Xlibris
Pages no: 260
Edition language: English
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4.0 Dobyns Chronicles by Shirley McClain
I received a free kindle copy of Dobyns Chronicles by Shirley McClain, published by XLibris LLC from an Amazon promotion in exchange for a fair review. I gave it four stars."Old age is hell, but it's something all of us have to go through." This was a good hook for me.The main character, Charles Ken...
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5.0 Dobyn's Chronicles by Shirley McLain
This book takes place around the time period of 1870's. It talks about cattle drives. It a story about Charley Dobyns. He gets a little brother and then a little sister. The boys are raised a little harder then their little sister. He is born in Texas near the red river. He has brothers and sisters ...
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