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Jones, Douglas C. (Douglas Clyde) 1924-1998

Overview
Works: 51 works in 198 publications in 4 languages and 19,364 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Western stories  Historical fiction  Alternative histories (Fiction)  War fiction  Treaties  War stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3560.O478, 813.54
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Most widely held works about Douglas C Jones
 
Most widely held works by Douglas C Jones
The court-martial of George Armstrong Custer by Douglas C Jones( Book )

18 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and held by 1,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional account of the courtmartial that might have taken place if General Custer had survived the Battle of the Little Bighorn
Elkhorn Tavern by Douglas C Jones( Book )

16 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and held by 1,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Martin Hasford is away fighting with the Confederate Army, his family must struggle to survive in northern Arkansas, where they are caught in the middle of the Battle of Pea Ridge
A creek called Wounded Knee by Douglas C Jones( Book )

14 editions published between 1978 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 1,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Custer is dead. Sitting Bull is dead. And the famous 7th Cavalry is on the march. Then came the Ghost Dance, a spiritual call of Indian resistance, that spread like a dry fire among the Lakota Sioux. When the army commanders sent the murderous orders through, it became a matter of Sioux defiance to oppose them. Although the tragic outcome was clear, not a man changed his mind
The search for Temperance Moon by Douglas C Jones( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When outlaw queen Temperance Moon is found brutally murdered, her daughter, Jewel, madam of the finest brothel in Ft. Smith, Arkansas, hires Marshall Oscar Schiller and his associates to find out the truth of her mother's death
This savage race by Douglas C Jones( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 1,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fawley family settles in Arkansas after the Revolutionary War, surviving their first winter by eating the dog given them by a Cherokee, but they begin to prosper after moving when the New Madrid earthquake destroys their land
Arrest Sitting Bull by Douglas C Jones( Book )

13 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized account of the disastrous confrontation between the forces of the United States and the Indians led by Sitting Bull in 1890
Winding Stair by Douglas C Jones( Book )

14 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a woman is found murdered in the backwoods of the Winding Stair Mountains, young attorney Eben Pay, newly arrived to the untamed territory, is pulled into a posse that follows a trail of blood and destruction with the hope of finding the killer
Gone the dreams and dancing by Douglas C Jones( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 1,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comanches, under the leadership of their chief Kwahadi, struggle to come to terms with the encroachment of the white man, their loss of lands, confinement to a reservation, and surrender
Roman by Douglas C Jones( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1865, Roman Hasford sets off to make his own way in the world. His journey of self-discovery occurs at the time of the building of American railroads, the settling of Kansas and the Western territories, and the conflict with the Plains Indians
Season of yellow leaf by Douglas C Jones( Book )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and Dutch and held by 1,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows fifteen years in the history of the Comanche people, from an 1838 attack by a Comanche raiding party on Madoc's Fort in Texas, to a surprise assault by white soldiers on a Comanche settlement in 1853
The barefoot brigade by Douglas C Jones( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young Arkansas hillmen are caught in the hellstorm of the Civil War. No false dreams of heroism and glory here
A spider for Loco Shoat : a novel by Douglas C Jones( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A murder mystery set in Oklahoma Territory during the 1910s oil boom. It features retired lawman Oscar Schiller as he investigates the slaying of a man who was selling illegal drilling equipment. By the author of Shadow of the Moon
Shadow of the moon by Douglas C Jones( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Scotsman's odyssey in early America. Robert Chesney arrives on the eve of the Revolution. He participates in the invasion of the 15th Colony, Quebec, in the course of which two fortuitous events occur: his unit ambushes a convoy of British gold and he meets an Indian maiden. She becomes his wife and when the war ends they head West, she to run their business and raise their children, he to advance the frontier. By the author of This Savage Race
Come winter by Douglas C Jones( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman Hasford, isolated in bitter grandeur after he hires a professional killer to exact revenge, must deny any legitimate continuation of his proud family
Hickory cured by Douglas C Jones( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten related tales paint a picture of small-town life in Arkansas in 1930
Weedy Rough by Douglas C Jones( Book )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eben Pay, a semiretired lawyer, comes to Weedy Rough to defend his grandson when he is accused of robbing its only bank and leaving two citizens slain in the early 1930's
The Treaty of Medicine Lodge; the story of the Great Treaty Council as told by eyewitnesses by Douglas C Jones( Book )

4 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remember Santiago by Douglas C Jones( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sometimes there were heroes by Douglas C Jones( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman Hasford by Douglas C Jones( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color illustration on front cover of large group of mounted Native Americans attacking a troop of Cavalry soldiers barricaded behind a fallen tree
 
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A spider for Loco Shoat : a novel
Alternative Names
Douglas C. Jones Amerikaans romanschrijver (1924-1998)

Douglas C. Jones écrivain américain

Douglas Jones

Jones, Doug 1924-1998

Jones, Douglas Clyde.

داگلاس سی. جونز

دوغلاس جونز كاتب أمريكي

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Elkhorn TavernA creek called Wounded KneeThe search for Temperance MoonThis savage raceArrest Sitting BullWinding StairGone the dreams and dancingSeason of yellow leaf