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Elmer Kelton tells the truth his best talks on the Old West, cowboys & writing

Kelton, Elmer. (Author). Davenport, Elaine. (Added Author). Connolly, Paul. (Added Author). Blakely, Mike. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 1880717506
  • ISBN: 9781880717509
  • Physical Description: remote
    electronic resource
  • Publisher: [Dripping Springs, Tex.] : Writer's AudioShop, [2000]

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General Note: Duration: 04:16:07.
Title from: Title details screen.
Downloadable audio file.
Formatted Contents Note: Fact, fiction & folklore : speech given at University of Mary Hardin-Baylor Library Festival, Jan. 8, 1999 (32:48) -- A study of cowboys : speech given at Granbury, Texas Elderhostel, Feb. 8, 1999 (63:06) -- Politically correct : speech given at Friends of the Library Farmers Branch, Texas, April 16, 1999 (37:19) -- A Texas author's view of the Old West : speech given at Granbury, Texas Elderhostel, Feb. 8, 1999 (48:07).
Creation/Production Credits Note: Introduction and music, Mike Blakely.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Elaine Davenport and Paul Connolly.
Summary, etc.: Whatever Elmer Kelton says is worth listening to. Here are five of this famous author's best speeches, recorded live. Known for his award-winning fiction, Kelton, who in 1995 was named the greatest Western author of all time by Western Writers of America, is highly sought after as a keynote speaker. His vast knowledge of and passion for the subjects he uses as backdrops for his novels is evident in these finely-crafted, humorous talks. Finalist in AudioWorld's 2004 Golden Headsets Awards for Best Self-Help/Inspirational Audi.
Target Audience Note:
14 and up.
System Details Note:
Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 61354 KB; MP3 file size: 120285 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Kelton, Elmer
West (U.S.) -- In literature
Cowboys in literature
Western stories -- Authorship
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