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The Resource Black gold, Matt Braun

Black gold, Matt Braun

Label
Black gold
Title
Black gold
Statement of responsibility
Matt Braun
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Osage Indians lost their ancestral freedom on a windswept reservation in Oklahoma. Now, in the Roaring Twenties, the land is spewing black gold; oil has been found, and every Osage owns a share of the rights. Soon Osage tribal members are being killed for their oil royalties while a corrupt sheriff turns his back on the murders, Special Agent Frank Gordon organizes and undercover operation while working openly with frontier legend U.S. Marshall Will Proctor. Their investigation unearths a string of thirty-three murders, and as they race against death, Osages are still being killed. Gordon is determined to bring down the mastermind behind the ring of cold-blooded butchers. But when one of his own men is murdered and the killers turn on him, Gordon realizes there is a law beyond the law--the law of survival..." -- Back cover
Summary
In 1920s Oklahoma, the discovery of oil on the reservation of the poverty-stricken Osage means new wealth for the tribe, until ruthless wildcatters traget tribal members for murder to seize their oil royalties and Spcial Agent Frank Gordon and legendary U.S. marshal Will Proctor join forces to stop the killings
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10189608
Cataloging source
JRI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1932-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Braun, Matt
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.R355
LC item number
B53 2004
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Osage Indians
  • Oil and gas leases
  • Murder
  • Government investigators
  • Undercover operations
  • Oklahoma
  • Government investigators
  • Murder
  • Oil and gas leases
  • Osage Indians
  • Undercover operations
  • Oklahoma
Target audience
adult
Label
Black gold, Matt Braun
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm54072243
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
St. Martin's paperbacks edition..
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9780312981747
Lccn
2004573356
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)54072243
Label
Black gold, Matt Braun
Link
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm54072243
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
St. Martin's paperbacks edition..
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9780312981747
Lccn
2004573356
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)54072243

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