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iron orchard

Tom Pendleton

iron orchard

by Tom Pendleton

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas
    • Subjects:
    • Oil fields -- Fiction,
    • Texas -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Tom Pendleton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ4.V29 Ir, PS3572.A55 Ir
      The Physical Object
      Pagination373 p.
      Number of Pages373
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5534602M
      LC Control Number67011210

      Published in , The Iron Orchard is a richly detailed, Van Zandt: The book was optioned probably six or seven times, from on. Paul Newman was attached at one time. The closest it .   The Iron Orchard tells the story of a young Texan, Jim McNeely, who is desperate to make a name for himself in the oil fields of Texas. Told from the inside by a man who knew the oil fields intimately, it is a vibrant, brutal story of the men who labored, sweated, lusted, and gambled their money and spirits to pump oil out of the earth.

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The Iron Orchard is based off a novel of the same name written by Tom Pendleton (a nom de plume of Fort Worth writer and oil producer Edmund Van Zandt). The book caused a stir when it was.

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The Iron Orchard film premiered at the Dallas International Film Festival. “The Iron Orchard” is grown from a novel by Tom Pendleton—the pseudonym of Edmund Van Zandt, the scion of a well-to-do Fort Worth family, who spent many years in the oil trade.

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