On Sale: March 4, 2008
Featuring: Frank Claymore
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â€śPain resulting from other men's follies causes Stand
Proud's Frank Claymore to develop an iron will that heeds
no man's judgment except his own, nor any woman's. Some of
his decisions are wrong, and the price of pride proves
high.â€ťâ€” Elmer Kelton
The jarring strike of the clock in the
towering cupola drew Frank Claymore's unwilling eyes to the
Frank Claymore is not easy to likeâ€”to
admire, maybe, but not to like. He is cantankerous,
stubborn, and intolerantâ€”the very qualities that make him a
success as an open-range cattleman on the West Texas
In one of his most memorable novels, acclaimed
Western writer Elmer Kelton follows Frank Claymoreâ€™s life
from the time of the Civil War to the dawn of the 20th
centuryâ€”through marriage, births, deaths, and a creeping
change in the society that once hailed him as a hero, but
which later has him condemned and tried for murder.
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