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Old Jules country

Mari Sandoz

Old Jules country

a selection from Old Jules and thirty years of writing since the book was published.

by Mari Sandoz

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Hastings House in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementWith eleven illus. by Bryan Forsyth.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3537.A667 O5 1965a
The Physical Object
Pagination319 p.
Number of Pages319
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5955080M
LC Control Number65029145
OCLC/WorldCa5151875

Editions for Old Jules: (Paperback published in ), X (Unknown Binding published in ), (Paperback published in   But the most impressive stories were those told me by Old Jules himself.” This Bison Books edition includes a new introduction by Linda M. Hasselstrom. Author Bio. Mari Sandoz (–) is the noted author of Crazy Horse, Cheyenne Autumn, and The Battle of the Little Bighorn, all available in Bison Books editions.

Mari Sandoz, American biographer and novelist known for her scrupulously researched books portraying the early American West. Sandoz’s life as a student and teacher in rural Nebraska—a rigorous life that left her blind in one eye from a blizzard at age 13—prepared her to depict realistically. Follow the Old Jules Trail inspired by Mari Sandoz 'Old Jules - Portrait of a Pioneer', in the Sandhills of Nebraska, near Chadron, Gordon, Rushville, Merriman, Alliance and Hyannis. If you really wish to take your time – and enjoy some beautiful country – you can camp at.

Jewel Kilcher (born ) is an American singer-songwriter, musician, producer, actress, author, and poet. She has received four Grammy Award nominations and, as of , has sold over 30 million albums worldwide.. Jewel was raised in Homer, Alaska, where she grew up singing and yodeling as a duo with her father, a local musician. At age fifteen, she received a partial scholarship at.   Old Jules is a biography of an American pioneer, written by his daughter Mari and published in Mari Sandoz is an extraordinary figure in American letters and this, her first book, is a great book. I want to say it is one of the greatest books written about the American west, but I haven’t read that many so I won’t make the claim.


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"Old Jules Country" is a selection of nonfiction writings from several of her books, plus a few shorter essays. Readers today may have trouble with her historical work, as Sandoz writes from the point of view of the people she's writing about.

So to a modern reader, the frame of /5(5). It is a very interesting book and historically accurate. We have family from that area of the country and grandpa was very similar to Old Jules. I bet great grandpa was too. They felt they were doing you a service by making you hard and tough, and that meant little affection/5(71).

Old Jules Country on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(4). Old Jules Country book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. By zealous research, keen observation, and wide-ranging and deeply probi /5.

Old Jules Country is made up of the region that Sandoz has written about most frequently—the High Plains of the Dakotas, Montana, Nebraska, and Wyoming—the Black Hills, the Bad Lands, the sandhills, and the great rivers: the Missouri, the Platte, and the : UNP - Bison Books.

Old Jules is portrayed as an explosive, deeply flawed (and self-decla The narrative is slowly spooled out in anecdotes and episodes.

The story lags in the second quarter of the book but becomes brisk and and engaging after Old Jules's marriage to Mary; the rearing of their children, including the author; and the arrival of modernity on the prairie/5. The resulting book was Old Jules, published under the name Mari Sandoz, which she had resumed using in Inmalnourished and in poor health, she moved back home to the Sand Hills to stay with her mother.

Every major publishing house in the United States had rejected Old Jules. Before she left Lincoln, Sandoz tossed over 70 of her. First published inOld Jules is unquestionably Mari Sandoz?s masterpiece. This portrait of her pioneer father grew out of?the silent hours of listening behind the stove or the wood box, when it was assumed, of course, that I was asleep in bed.

So it was that I heard the accounts of the hunts. Sandoz recalls. "Of the fights with the cattlemen and the sheepmen, of the tragic scarcity of 5/5(2). Some say she was part Indian, which could explain the boy’s dark complexion.

Jules never claimed him. According to Mari’s book, years later when Jules allowed Estelle and the boy to visit, he gave the boy a “sound thrashing” for calling him “Old Jules” after the youngster heard someone in Hay Springs say it.

After years of painstaking research Mari wrote and re-wrote 'Old Jules'. She was just about living on thin air when she submitted the fourteenth version for the Atlantic Monthly’s non-fiction prize in April The telegram that changed her life for good arrived in June, the book.

Old Jules Country: A Selection from "Old Jules" and Thirty Years of Writing after the Book was Published by Mari Sandoz and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Old Jules Country is made up of the region that Sandoz has written about most frequently—the High Plains of the Dakotas, Montana, Nebraska, and Wyoming—the Black Hills, the Bad Lands, the sandhills, and the great rivers: the Missouri, the Platte, and the Yellowstone.

"Old Jules Country" is a selection of nonfiction writings from several of her books, plus a few shorter essays. Readers today may have trouble with her historical work, as Sandoz writes from the point of view of the people she's writing about.

Old Jules Country: A Selection from Old Jules and Thirty Years of Writing Since the Book Was Published. Sandoz, Mari. Published by Hastings House, New York (). Old Jules country a selection from Old Jules and thirty years of writing since the book was published.

by Mari Sandoz. 0 Ratings 0 Want to read; 0 Currently reading; 0 Have read; This edition published in by Hastings House in New York. Written in English — Pages: Jules Hudson Biography with Social Work and Charity.

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By zealous research, keen observation, and wide-ranging and deeply probing commentary, Mari Sandoz has become one of the most famous and well-respected interpreters Free shipping over $/5(2). This book, Old Jules, was completed inbut was rejected by the publisher to whom she sent it.

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Mari Sandoz.0 members have read this book First published inOld Jules is unquestionably Mari Sandoz's masterpiece. This portrait of her pioneer father grew out of?the silent hours of listening behind the stove or the wood box, when it was assumed, of course, that I was asleep in bed.Old Jules Country: A Selection from "Old Jules" and Thirty Years of Writing after the Book was Published by Mari Sandoz avg rating — 8 ratings — published — 2 editions.