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The Resource Big Wheat

Big Wheat

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Big Wheat
Title
Big Wheat
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Summary
The summer of 1919 is over, and on the high prairie, a small army of men, women, and machines moves across the land, bringing in the wheat harvest. Custom threshers, steam engineers, bindlestiffs, cooks, camp followers, and hobos join the tide. Big Wheat is king as people gleefully embrace the gospels of progress and greed. But with Big Wheat comes a serial killer who calls himself the Windmill Man. He believes he has a holy calling to water the newly plucked earth with blood. The mobile harvest provides an endless supply of ready victims. He has been killing for years now and intends to kill for many more. A young man named Charlie Krueger also follows the harvest. Jilted by his childhood sweetheart and estranged from his drunkard father, he hopes to find a new life as a steam engineer. But in a newly harvested field in the nearly black Dakota night, he has come upon a strange man digging a grave. And in that moment, Charlie becomes the only person who has seen the face of a killer...
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Thompson, Richard
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
  • Mystery
  • Historical Fiction
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Big Wheat
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OVERDRIVE:b0c9d6cb-f346-45bf-966b-7a09c1bda0d7
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4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
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electronic
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True
Isbn
9781615952441
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True
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optical disk
Label
Big Wheat
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:b0c9d6cb-f346-45bf-966b-7a09c1bda0d7
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781615952441
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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