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The saga of a land and its people in 12 parts from the epic novel by JAMES MICHENER of the exploration and development of the great American West. 7: The Shepherds starring
The town of Centennial Is born as range war simmers, when nightriders try to force Brumbaugh and other farmers off their lands. The hostilities escalate, erupting violently and viciously with the arrival of sheep onto the plains, and old loyalties are put to the test.


Novel By: James Michener
Written By: Charles Larson
Directed By: Virgil Vogel
Produced By: MacK Harding
Produced By: John Wilder
as Levi Zendt: Gregory Harrison
as Oliver Seccombe: Timothy Dalton
Lucinda: Cristina Raines
as Hans Brumbaugh: Alex Karras
as Jim Lloyd: William Atherton
as John Skimmerhom: Cliff de Young
Charlotte: Lynn Redgrave
as Sheriff Axel Dumire: Brian Keith

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