Doc : a novel
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New York : Ballantine Books, 2012.
ISBN
9780812980004, 081298000X
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Downers Grove Public Library - 2nd Floor - AdultFICTION RUSSELL, M.D.On Shelf
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora - FictionFW RUSSELLOn Shelf
Sugar Grove Public Library District - FictionFIC RUSSELLOn Shelf

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Book
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Ballantine Books trade pbk. ed.
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xvi, 411 pages ; 21 cm.
Language
English

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A reader's guide includes questions and topics for discussion and a conversation between John Connelly and Mary Doria Russell.
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Born to the life of an educated Southern gentleman, Dr. John Henry Holliday is given a choice at the age of twenty-two: die within months in Atlanta or leave everyone he loves in hopes of finding health in the West. Young, scared, lonely and sick, he arrives on the rawest edge of the Texas frontier in time for an economic crash. Soon he's gambling professionally and living with a high-strung, classically educated Hungarian whore who insists that they follow the money to Dodge City. And that is where the unlikely friendship of Doc Holliday and a lawman named Wyatt Earp begins-- before the gunfight at the O.K. Corral links their names forever in American frontier mythology --when neither man wanted fame or deserved notoriety.--Back cover.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Russell, M. D. (2012). Doc: a novel (Ballantine Books trade pbk. ed.). Ballantine Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Russell, Mary Doria, 1950-. 2012. Doc: A Novel. New York: Ballantine Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Russell, Mary Doria, 1950-. Doc: A Novel New York: Ballantine Books, 2012.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Russell, Mary Doria. Doc: A Novel Ballantine Books trade pbk. ed., Ballantine Books, 2012.

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