The town is now called Centennial. The last of the Arapaho led by Lone Eagle leave for a reservation. Hans Brumbaugh refuses to be intimidated by the Venneford Ranch; a range war threatens to erupt when Messmore Garrett brings sheep to the area. Brumbaugh imports a Japanese family to help on his farm. Written by
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There is a scene in which a farmer is killed in chapter 6 that is repeated in the introduction of chapter 7. In chapter 6 the scene is set in 1868, in chapter 7 the scene is set in 1881. See more
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If the land belonged to anybody, it belonged to him. But by 1876 a number of claimants had pushed into his territory, and made their marks. Come and gone.