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The Ox-Bow incident. With an introd. by Clifton Fadiman

A portrait of frontier life and mob violence set in Nevada in 1885. It focuses on the lynching of three innocent men and the tragedy that ensues when law and order are abandoned -- a story about good and evil, individual and community, justice and human nature.

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  • "Ox Bow Incident"@en
  • "Oxbow incident"
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  • "A portrait of frontier life and mob violence set in Nevada in 1885. It focuses on the lynching of three innocent men and the tragedy that ensues when law and order are abandoned -- a story about good and evil, individual and community, justice and human nature."@en
  • "Retelling of The ox-bow incident in comic book format."@en
  • "A story of frontier life and mob violence in the American West."@en
  • "The story of the lynching of three innocent men and the tragedy that ensues when law and order are abandoned."
  • "Set in Nevada in 1885, this powerful story tells how three supposed cattle rustlers are lynched-just as word comes that they are innocent."@en
  • "Three men are lynched by an angry mob that suspects them of being cattle rustlers and murderers."
  • "Three innocent men are lynched on the western frontier."@en
  • "Set in 1885, The Ox-Bow Incident is a searing and realistic portrait of frontier life and mob violence in the American West. First published in 1940, it focuses on the lynching of three innocent men and the tragedy that ensues when law and order are abandoned. The result is an emotionally powerful, vivid, and unforgettable re-creation of the Western novel, which Clark transmuted into a universal story about good and evil, individual and community, justice and human nature. As Wallace Stegner writes, [Clark's] theme was civilization, and he recorded, indelibly, its first steps in a new country."@en
  • "Set in 1885, The Ox-Bow Incident is a searing and realistic portrait of frontier life and mob violence in the American West. First published in 1940, it focuses on the lynching of three innocent men and the tragedy that ensues when law and order are abandoned. The result is an emotionally powerful, vivid, and unforgettable re-creation of the Western novel, which Clark transmuted into a universal story about good and evil, individual and community, justice and human nature. As Wallace Stegner writes, [Clark's] theme was civilization, and he recorded, indelibly, its first steps in a new country."
  • "A study of Mob justice. Story takes place in Old West. A triumph of restraint and workmanship."@en
  • "After men of action in Nevada let their anger goad them into taking the law into their own hands, they lynch three innocent men for a murder that never occurred. They then have very different reactions to the act, from drunkenness to suicide."
  • "Cowboy story, with psychological insight, about an illegal posse in pursuit of cattle rustlers wanted for murder. The scene is Nevada in 1885."
  • "A cowboy is unable to prevent three wandering travellers from being unjustly lynched for murder."@en
  • "A cowboy is unable to prevent three wandering travellers from being unjustly lynched for murder."
  • "Set in 1885, The Ox-Bow Incident is a searing and realistic portrait of frontier life and mob violence in the American West. First published in 1940, it focuses on the lynching of three innocent men and the tragedy that ensues when law and order are abandoned. The result is an emotionally powerful, vivid, and unforgettable re-creation of the Western novel, which Clark transmuted into a universal story about good and evil, individual and community, justice and human nature. As Wallace Stegner writes, [Clark's] theme was civilization, and he recorded, indelibly, its first steps in a new country. From the Trade Paperback edition."@en
  • "First published in 1940, the story of the lynching of three innocent men and the tragedy that ensues when law and order are abandoned. The result is an emotionally powerful and unforgettable story of the West that tells the universal story of good and evil, individual and community, and justice and human nature."@en
  • "Western stories. Set in Nevada in 1885, The Ox-Bow Incident is a searing portrayal of frontier life in the American West. First published in 1940, it's the story of the lynching of three innocent men and the tragedy that ensues when law and order are abandoned. The result is an emotionally powerful and unforgettable story of the West that tells the universal story of good and evil, individual and community, and justice and human nature."
  • "When a group of citizens discovers that one of their members has been murdered by cattle rustlers, they form an illegal posse, pursue the murderers and lynch them."@en
  • "A posse captures and hangs three men they believe to be guilty of cattle rustling and murder, only to learn later that the men were innocent."@en
  • "Presents the cruelty and misery of life in the early West."@en
  • "A brief and violent masterpiece of the mob mentality in the Old West."@en
  • "Set in 1885, The Ox-Bow Incident is a searing and realistic portrait of frontier life and mob violence in the American West that focuses on the lynching of three innocent men and the tragedy that ensues when law and order are abandoned."

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  • "Western fiction"@en
  • "Psychological fiction"@en
  • "History"@en
  • "History"
  • "Western stories"
  • "Western stories"@en
  • "Fiction"
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  • "THE OX-BOW INCIDENT"@en
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