Lost Man's River (Book, 1997) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Lost Man's River

Author: Peter Matthiessen
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A son in Florida seeks the truth about his father, a hunter executed by a lynch mob. History has it that Edgar Watson was a cold-blooded killer, but was he really so evil? As he talks to oldtimers, Lucius Watson learns about the smugglers and outlaws who populated the Everglades early this century.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Biographical fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Matthiessen, Peter.
Lost Man's River.
New York : Random House, ©1997
(OCoLC)605142708
Named Person: Edgar J Watson; Edgar J Watson
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Matthiessen
ISBN: 0679403779 9780679403777 067973564X 9780679735649 0965579905 9780965579902
OCLC Number: 36557023
Notes: Maps of the Florida Everglades on endpapers.
Description: 539 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Peter Matthiessen.

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A son in Florida seeks the truth about his father, a hunter executed by a lynch mob. History has it that Edgar Watson was a cold-blooded killer, but was he really so evil? As he talks to oldtimers, Lucius Watson learns about the smugglers and outlaws who populated the Everglades early this century.
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