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Author McMahon, Thomas A., 1943-

Title McKay's bees : a novel / Thomas McMahon.

Imprint Chicago, Ill. : University of Chicago Press, 2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Fiction  F McMahon    ---  Available
Description 198 p. ; 21 cm.
Series Phoenix fiction.
Phoenix fiction.
Summary "Moving from Massachusetts to Kansas in 1855 with his new wife and a group of German carpenters, Gordon McKay is dead set on making his fortune raising bees - undaunted by Missouri border ruffians, newly-minted Darwinism, or the unsettled politics of a country on the brink of civil war."--BOOK JACKET.
Subject Frontier and pioneer life -- Fiction.
Bee culture -- Fiction.
Beekeepers -- Fiction.
Kansas -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
ISBN 0226561119 (pbk.)
9780226561110 (pbk.)

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