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Backtrail by Greg Hunt

Backtrail

Greg Hunt

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"Ridge Parkman thinks he has it all sorted out. Hang up the Colt, turn in the badge, marry the woman, and move to Missouri to breed horses. Then an assignment comes along with his name all over it. Parkman nearly dies on the western slopes of the Rockies...

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Hot lead, cold justice by Mickey Spillane

Hot lead, cold justice

Mickey Spillane

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"A killer blizzard sweeping across the Southwest threatens the livelihoods of everyone in the town of Trinidad. But it's two gunshots that fell Sheriff Caleb York's unlucky deputy. As sure as the blood pooling in the snow, York knows it was a case of...

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Fast ride to Boot Hill by Lee Martin

Fast ride to Boot Hill

Lee Martin

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"Tricked into believing his fiancée had died in a stage robbery, a vengeful Texas Ranger trails the gang for years as he becomes a legend in song and dime novels before ending up on the side of a former outlaw with a sharp shooting niece, even as the...

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A hill of beans by William W. Johnstone

A hill of beans

William W. Johnstone

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"With two trail drives under his belt, Dewey "Mac" Mackenzie has proven to be more than a good chuckwagon cook. He's good at serving up justice, too--with a side of hot lead ... Mac Mackenzie has enough problems on his plate. He's got bounty hunters on...

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Blood mountain by Larry Jay Martin

Blood mountain

Larry Jay Martin

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"One man ruled the mountainside - and made a deal with the would-be railroad's competitors. If Simon Striker could stop the steel tracks, he could earn a fortune. Now a brawling, quarrelling crew of immigrant railroad workers - Chinese, Irish and Polish...

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Singing lariat by Will Ermine

Singing lariat

Will Ermine

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"Salem Hardesty was on the move. Ever since his boys had been attacked by the Sioux, Salem suspected Rafe Perrine of smuggling guns to the Indians. Now -- with Glenna's father gone -- he was sure. Salem wanted Perrine and his gang of rustlers -- and he...

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Get out of town by Terrence McCauley

Get out of town

Terrence McCauley

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"When he signed up to be sheriff of this dirty little boomtown, Aaron Mackey knew he was asking for trouble. Once, when Mackey was the U.S. marshal for the whole Montana Territory, he swore no job could get any harder. But that was before he took down...

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Black bonanza by Leslie Scott

Black bonanza

Leslie Scott

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"The town marshal of Beaumont was in the habit of advising its citizens – 'After dark, walk in the middle of the street and tote guns. And tote ’em in your hands, not on your hips, so everybody can see you’re loaded.' It was advice worth heeding, for...

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West of the Rimrock by Wayne D. Overholser

West of the Rimrock

Wayne D. Overholser

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"Murdo Morgan returned to Paradise Valley, Oregon, expecting trouble. Sixteen years earlier, his father had planned to help hundreds of families settle in the valley. Not wanting to lose their spread, local ranchers had murdered Morgan’s brothers and...

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Murder most fowl - Texas style by James J. Griffin

Murder most fowl - Texas style

James J. Griffin

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"Texas Ranger Jim Blawcyzk is looking forward to an easy Monday, until he gets a call from the Llano County Sheriff. A woman has been murdered, the only clue a dead chicken hanging beside her. Before Jim can complete his investigation, another body –...

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Montana masquerade by Allan Vaughan Elston

Montana masquerade

Allan Vaughan Elston

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Perry Hamil, a fugitive from Texas, is headed for the Canadian border. Riding through Montana, he witnesses the massacre of a stagecoach and all its passengers by the Sioux - and when he investigates what's left, he's inspired with an idea. What if one...

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The burning land by John Hunter

The burning land

John Hunter

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The burning land. That was what the Indians had called it. They had said the spirit of evil lived in the weathered, blistering breaks of the shattered old volcanic spill. Bentley knew what Herbert meant to do. He had brought them out here to set them...

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The man who shot Jesse Sawyer by Scott Connor

The man who shot Jesse Sawyer

Scott Connor

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When Sheriff Cornelius Doyle is shot dead, his estranged son Kane sets out to find the culprit. He hopes to reconcile with a family that didn't want to know him, but soon discovers that his father's apparently honourable life was a lie. The town had ...

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Six-guns at solace by John Davage

Six-guns at solace

John Davage

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When Meg Thornton becomes caught up in a bank raid, she is horrified to discover that one of the perpetrators is her brother Clay, who has been on the run since killing a barman in her home town. He has fallen in with the notorious Pike gang, and Eli...

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A short ride to hell by Paul Green

A short ride to hell

Paul Green

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When a Wells Fargo stage is robbed and all the passengers murdered, Sheriff Luke Callaghan is suspicious of Jackson Tate's claim that it was the work of Apaches. He sets off in pursuit of Tate and his gang, only to find himself battling the gun-running...

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The hunted four by Alex (Novelist) author. Frew

The hunted four

Alex (Novelist) author. Frew

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When Walter 'Wattie' Watters finds out that the hiding place of gold from a major robbery has been discovered, he's instantly on the trail. As the sheriff of a small town, he knows he must uphold the law. But

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Peaceful Jenkins by William Colt MacDonald

Peaceful Jenkins

William Colt MacDonald

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"He was Peaceful all right. He didn't have to lift a finger - trouble just came to him as though drawn by a magnet. And when he and Applejack rode along the trail to Spanish Wells, trouble came to meet them, halfway. Four weeks earlier in Spanish Wel...

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Rodeo ranch by Max Brand

Rodeo ranch

Max Brand

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"Doc Willis, despite the nickname, is just an unemployed cowboy in The Valley of Jewels. Daggett Valley holds many secrets from the past, including a now deserted mining camp. It is there that Buck Logan lures Willis with the promise of great riches to...

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Rising fire by William W. Johnstone

Rising fire

William W. Johnstone

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"Smoke Jensen's daughter Denny can outride, outrope, and outshoot any man who gets in her way. But being a pretty woman, Denny sometimes attracts the attention of unsavoury suitors. Like the lecherous Count Malatesta. Denny met the seductive Sicilian...

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No rest for the restless by R. W. Stone

No rest for the restless

R. W. Stone

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"The grandson of a U.S. senator has been brazenly kidnapped out of a hotel room in St. Louis. His life has been threatened if the senator cannot raise the ransom money, an exorbitant amount even he can't scrape together. Ultimately, the boy's fate falls...

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Six-gun melody by William Colt MacDonald

Six-gun melody

William Colt MacDonald

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Melody Madigan is a cowpuncher who ordinarily leaves trouble alone. But when it comes in the form of a man with a gun in his hand, looking for him, he's the last man to back away from it - which is usually bad news as far as the troublemaker is concerned....

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The holdout by Robert J. author. Steelman

The holdout

Robert J. author. Steelman

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The Civil War is almost over, and up to now, Charlie Calloway has been a deserter, a compulsive gambler, and an irrepressible con man. But he is determined to reform for the love of Lorna, his erstwhile sweetheart, who left him to work with the destitute...

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Black Hills gold by Will DuRey

Black Hills gold

Will DuRey

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Since the signing of the Laramie Treaty, the tribes of the Plains have practised their nomadic lifestyle within the boundaries of the lands set aside for their use. While the Americans, the WASICUN, stay away, the tenuous peace is maintained. One wor...

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Dead man at Snake's Creek by Rob Hill

Dead man at Snake's Creek

Rob Hill

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Ten years ago, Johnny Hartford left Credence, Texas to become a Pinkerton Agent in Chicago. Now on his return, everything has changed: his dying father will barely speak to him, his brother is running wild, and longhorn rustling is rife. Determined to...

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A sack full of dollars by Lee Lejeune

A sack full of dollars

Lee Lejeune

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John Smiley is a travelling entertainer. As he and his son, John Junior, and daughter, Katie, are approaching the small township of Silver Spur in Kansas, they run up against Black Bart and his gang. Bart, a notorious gunman, demands money, and carbi...

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Even marshals hang by Sam Clancy

Even marshals hang

Sam Clancy

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When it comes to fighting outlaws, Josh Ford, Deputy United States Marshal, is hell on wheels - and this time he'll need to be. Two other lawmen have disappeared in the Moose River Mountains, and the trail leads to Stay, a small town under the heel of...

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Grand Mesa by Allan Vaughan Elston

Grand Mesa

Allan Vaughan Elston

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"Ken Barry, advance scout for a group of Michigan settlers, runs into bad luck in Dos Rios where he is first accused of cattle rustling and then faced with a deadly double charge of bank robbery and murder. He cannot understand the enmity of Dale Channing,...

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Tough in the saddle by Todhunter Ballard

Tough in the saddle

Todhunter Ballard

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"Boyd Reynolds rode into town after three years of wandering, happy at the thought of seeing his ranch again – and Ellen Petrie. But the town had changed – drastically. Fear rode his former friends and neighbours, for Jud Laws and his hired killers had...

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Phantom warrior by Fred Grove

Phantom warrior

Fred Grove

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"After Victorio's death, the Southwest had simmered down. Without their chief, the Warm Springs Apaches abandoned the murderous campaign against the blancos and the Mexicans who had invaded their tribal lands, and serenity had returned to the arid te...

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Blackleg range by Bennett Foster

Blackleg range

Bennett Foster

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Drying skeletons, where once the herds prospered; Texas killers where once the range knew peace... This is Price Thorn's homecoming. Men fight over water rights. Cowmen battle sheepmen. A kid is shot because he's seen too much. Rana County had been torn...

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The splendid outlaw by Jackson Gregory

The splendid outlaw

Jackson Gregory

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Hal, a Bear Track Ranch top hand, is a good-looking, decent young fellow when sober, but hell on wheels when drunk. In Queen City they call him "Outlaw" and hate to see him coming. He arrives to escort a party of boss Oscar Estabrook's relatives and friends...

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The defenders by Alex Hawksville

The defenders

Alex Hawksville

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Ex-bounty hunter Jubal Thorne wants nothing more than to settle down to a peaceful life when he rides into Brewlins, Wyoming. What he gets is something else entirely. Caught up in a bidding wrangle for a local ranch with Abbey Watt, he buys the land and...

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The gunman and the angel by George Snyder

The gunman and the angel

George Snyder

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Beautiful Mandy Lee enjoys an elegant and genteel life in North Carolina, but hides an unconventional past. Raised by gunfighter Dan Quint, Mandy is quick on the draw and harbours a burning need for revenge against Monte Steep, the man who murdered her...

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The homesteader's war by Doug Bluth

The homesteader's war

Doug Bluth

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Former Union soldier and Colorado rancher Ned Bracken wants nothing more than to enjoy a quiet life with his family. Instead, he's hounded by representatives from the railroad who want him to sell his land. When raiders burn his ranch and kidnap his wife,...

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Gunpowder empire by Matt (Western fiction writer) author. Cole

Gunpowder empire

Matt (Western fiction writer) author....

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When Luke Bragg comes to Preston Gulch to claim the sheep ranch his uncle left for him, he soon finds himself in the middle of a range war with the valley's two biggest cattle ranchers. This clash of interests only escalates, and the cattlemen claim ...

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Shot to hell by William W. Johnstone

Shot to hell

William W. Johnstone

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"They say that home is where the heart is. And no one knows that better than Perley Gates. After helping the lovely Miss Emma Slocum reunite with her sister's family in Bison Gap, Perley can't wait to rejoin his own kin at the Triple-G Ranch. No sooner...

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The Mañana Kid by Francis W. Hilton

The Mañana Kid

Francis W. Hilton

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"The Mañana Kid, mysterious border vaquero, arrived in Guadalupe in the midst of a killing at the Cantina El Paseo. Accused of the crime, he escaped from the pursuing posse and disappeared into the sparsely settled Santa Ynez valley, mounted on his s...

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The blue mustang by Clay Fisher

The blue mustang

Clay Fisher

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"Young Button Starbuck and his brothers had a mighty shock when their father had been killed in his own home, but Button vowed to wreak his revenge – to trace Buchannan and kill him. Button was a boy who had never aimed a gun in anger nor been more than...

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A pack of predators by S. I. Soper

A pack of predators

S. I. Soper

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"At thirty-five, Federal Marshal Buck Fyffe has had eleven years’ experience as a lawman. When he and Deputy Steve Larson were charged with taking the outlaw Luther Gibbs to the newly established Yuma Territorial Prison, he wasn’t expecting any problems....

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Stirrup brother by Cherry Wilson

Stirrup brother

Cherry Wilson

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"New Mexico is in the middle of a dreaded dry year, and yet an old, blind cowman named Eagle Strange, living in retirement on his range Big Springs with his only daughter, Memory, is unaffected by the drought until sheep threaten to invade his stronghold....

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Stage road to Denver by Allan Vaughan Elston

Stage road to Denver

Allan Vaughan Elston

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Denver, 1876 - the burgeoning capital of a rough new state. When Terry Woodford rides in with his partner Slim, he dreams of showing Colorado how to save starving cattle by herding them to lush grazing grounds in the mountains over the winter. What he...

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Riding high by T. T. author. Flynn

Riding high

T. T. author. Flynn

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When the tall stranger rides quietly into town, nobody pays him much mind. Another drifter, they think, on his way to St. Jo. But Mike Shafter is anything but a drifter - he means to stay in Azul. And before the night ends, he will challenge the power...

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Fort Hatred by Corba Sunman

Fort Hatred

Corba Sunman

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Captain Slade Moran rides to Fort Tipton in West Texas on the hunt for a deserter, Trooper Clark, who is also wanted for the murder of two soldiers. It seems a straightforward case: find Clark and bring him to justice. But as Moran investigates, he finds...

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Whitewater Run by Caleb Rand

Whitewater Run

Caleb Rand

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Thinking that being on the run can be no worse than the torment of phoney incrimination and punishment, Billy Finch escapes from the brutal prison of Great China Wash. Riding many miles south, a vengeful search leads Billy to Walnut Bench and its sheriff,...

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Iron Eyes the spectre by Rory Black

Iron Eyes the spectre

Rory Black

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Having delivered the body of wanted outlaw Mason Holt to the sheriff at Diablo Creek, infamous bounty hunter Iron Eyes collapses, badly wounded, and his would-be sweetheart Squirrel Sally desperately tries to find a doctor. However, Sally is unaware she...

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Legacy of a gunfighter by Terry James

Legacy of a gunfighter

Terry James

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Following his release from prison, all gunfighter Luke Nicholls wants is revenge against William Grant, the man who almost killed him. Unfortunately, when the two meet, things don't go as planned. Struck down by a mysterious malady, his confidence is...

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Gambling man by Clifton Adams

Gambling man

Clifton Adams

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Jeff Blaine has been raised in Plainsville by his Aunt Beulah and Uncle Wirt from a baby, after his mother died in childbirth and his father Nate blew out of town. Twelve years later Nate returns, looking for a rest and a reconciliation with the son he...

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Death stalks the Cheyenne trail by William E. author. Vance

Death stalks the Cheyenne trail

William E. author. Vance

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When Dave Coppers arrives in Cheyenne, he's returning to the frontier town of his childhood not to renew old friendships, but to serve as an undercover agent for the U. S. Secret Service. Ten years earlier, a million dollars in Treasury notes - en route...

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Long rider by Colin Bainbridge

Long rider

Colin Bainbridge

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Wes Stretton has ridden a long way to gain vengeance on Yoakum, whom he holds responsible for killing his friend. The trail takes him to the town of Buckstrap, where he meets the enigmatic Lana Flushing and walks straight into a range war between riv...

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Blood feud by Bill Grant

Blood feud

Bill Grant

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When Montana prospector Luke Driscoll receives a letter from his estranged brother Nate urgently asking for help, he returns to his home in Garrison, Texas. There he learns that Nate has become embroiled in a land dispute with cattle baron Robert McTavish...

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The dark trail to nowhere by Harry Jay Thorn

The dark trail to nowhere

Harry Jay Thorn

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Lucas Santana is a freelance range detective - and a wanted man in some states - who has several aliases; nor is he shy about lining his own pockets in order to finance his Wyoming ranch. When a number of gold coins surface in South Texas, loot from a...

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Bad blood in Kansas by Tom R. author. Wade

Bad blood in Kansas

Tom R. author. Wade

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John Carshalton, late of the British army, returns to the town of Arabella in Kansas to take up a new job as sheriff. It's a peaceful life - until he gets word of outlaw gangs terrorizing settlements along the Kansas-Missouri border. When John is asked...

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Cottonmouth by Sean Lynch

Cottonmouth

Sean Lynch

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"A legendary gunfighter can never outrun the ghosts of his past. But he can outshoot them. 1874. After losing his innocence in the Civil War and risking his life as a Texas Ranger, Samuel Pritchard has finally settled into a peaceful life in his hometown...

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Ranger daring by Bradford Scott

Ranger daring

Bradford Scott

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"Walt Slade rides back to Echo, Texas, the scene of a past showdown, to find he must challenge a new and deadlier desperado gang! The safety of the town and Walt Slade's friend hangs in the balance while the greatest of the Texas Rangers meets his match...

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The valley of vanishing herds by W. C. (Wilbur C.) Tuttle

The valley of vanishing herds

W. C. (Wilbur C.) Tuttle

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"Hashknife Hartley gets a telegram from Marsh, the secretary of the Cattlemen's Association, asking him to find Henry Webster at Antelope Flats. Hashknife and his partner, Sleepy Stevens, accordingly turn up in that Arizona town, encountering there a...

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The White Streak by Max Brand

The White Streak

Max Brand

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"The White Streak: Twenty-one-year-old Jimmy Babcock, a former football star, but now a worker at the local bank run by William Parker in the town of Dresser, which has changed from cattle country to one made up of oil and alfalfa fields. When Parker...

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Cow thief trail by Bennett Foster

Cow thief trail

Bennett Foster

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"Tramparas Range. Mean Country. Rustler Country. A country of dry canyons and stony mesas. A country that could hide whole herds of stolen cattle, and did! That was the country Miles Trask rode back into, alone, bitter and spoiling for trouble. On his...

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The Doomsday trail by Ray Hogan

The Doomsday trail

Ray Hogan

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"Special U.S. Marshal John Rye, better known as the "Doomsday Marshal," was very good at what he did. His name was both feared and respected wherever he traveled. But for every decent citizen who would aid Rye in his task of bringing a killer to justice,...

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Santa Fe passage by Clay Fisher

Santa Fe passage

Clay Fisher

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Hell-crazy range by Francis W. author. Hilton

Hell-crazy range

Francis W. author. Hilton

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Blood river by Will Black

Blood river

Will Black

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Guns and dreamers by Scott A. author. Gese

Guns and dreamers

Scott A. author. Gese

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A dark dawn in Texas by Richard Smith

A dark dawn in Texas

Richard Smith

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Days of dust and heat by Walton Young

Days of dust and heat

Walton Young

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The oxbow deed by Clement Hardin

The oxbow deed

Clement Hardin

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The sheriff of San Miguel by Allan Vaughan Elston

The sheriff of San Miguel

Allan Vaughan Elston

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Spanish gold fever by William Sheehy

Spanish gold fever

William Sheehy

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Will Keen, Indian scout by Art Isberg

Will Keen, Indian scout

Art Isberg

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The dead, the dying and the damned by Matt (Western fiction writer) author. Cole

The dead, the dying and the damned

Matt (Western fiction writer) author....

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Day of the hired gun by Ethan Flagg

Day of the hired gun

Ethan Flagg

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Blood-soaked earth by W. Michael Farmer

Blood-soaked earth

W. Michael Farmer

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"A long simmering Tularosa basin range war between big cattle companies and small operators boiled over when the famous attorney for the Southeastern New Mexico Livestock Association, Albert Fountain, and his eight-year-old son Henry, disappeared 1 F...

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Gunpowder express by Brett Cogburn

Gunpowder express

Brett Cogburn

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"Vulture City is home to a prosperous gold mine and every bad man in the Arizona Territory knows it. Nearly every stagecoach attempting to deliver the gold to the railroad at Maricopa has been ambushed on the trail - a trail known as the Gunpowder Express...

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Promised land by Mark Warren

Promised land

Mark Warren

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"In Tombstone, Arizona Territory, despite a silver strike promising entrepreneurial opportunities, Wyatt Earp returns to law enforcement, posing a new threat to the Cow-boy rustlers running rampant on both sides of the U.S.-Mexican border. The Earp b...

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Dusk along the Niobrara by John D. Nesbitt

Dusk along the Niobrara

John D. Nesbitt

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"Dunbar, working on a ranch in the Niobrara country in Wyoming, connects the death of a hardscrabble homesteader with the death of an old horse trader some fifteen years earlier. As Dunbar goes to work on a corral project in town and then on fall roundup,...

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Tap Dance by Robert S. Levinson

Tap Dance

Robert S. Levinson

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"The good, the bad, and the ugly infest this tall tale, as Swaney and McDukes roam the landscape west of the Rockies, their exploits often chronicled in the dime weeklies. Blaming Swaney for the death of his wife, McDukes vows revenge, but first he must...

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Preacher's frenzy by William W. Johnstone

Preacher's frenzy

William W. Johnstone

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"There are two kinds of traps in the Old West. One is the kind that Preacher and his buddy, Charlie, use to catch a mountain-load of fur pelts. The other is the kind that Charlie steps into--a trap set by a low-life gambler and his seductive partner in...

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No name by Richard S. Wheeler

No name

Richard S. Wheeler

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"Throatlatch, Wyoming, is a sinister town that preys on travelers. One of them is No Name, a drifter who lives his life without purpose. Something about the little town obsesses No Name, and he finds himself drawn into a whirl of evil – murders and c...

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Rope burn by William W. Johnstone

Rope burn

William W. Johnstone

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"Those Jensen boys, Ace and Chance, find themselves on the wrong side of the law--and the raw end of justice--inside the meanest, dirtiest prison in the Arizona territory ... WELCOME TO THE CHAIN GANG ... When a barroom brawl lands Ace and Chance Jensen...

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Trail's end by William MacLeod Raine

Trail's end

William MacLeod Raine

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"This exciting and believable Western is one of the best tales ever told by one of the best of the Western writers. William MacLeod Raine knew the old West like the back of his hand, and his novels are not only blood-tingling but absolutely authentic....

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Lazy H feud by Ed La Vanway

Lazy H feud

Ed La Vanway

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"The Arizona Territory was rough country in the 1870s and cowhands on the Lazy H were expected to do more than just ride for the brand. Apaches were constantly trying to raid the horse herd but the biggest threat was the neighbouring rancher, who waited...

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The Cholla Kid by Jackson Cole

The Cholla Kid

Jackson Cole

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"West of New Mexico's Pecos men called him the Cholla Kid - a dashing cowboy with a devil-may-care air and a merry twinkle in his gray eyes that could grow steely. His skylarking however brought trouble in his wake and he decided it best to drift from...

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The breakthrough by Will Cook

The breakthrough

Will Cook

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"Charlie Two-Moon is a twentieth-century Indian fighting the same enemy that plagued his ancestors – the greedy white man. Through his own inner drive and force of character, and equipped with a far better education than the usual reservation Indian,...

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The dark raiders by E. E. (Eugene E.) Halleran

The dark raiders

E. E. (Eugene E.) Halleran

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The story goes that when the Mexican emperor Maximilian was captured by rebels, he sent his personal fortune into Texas with the intention that it would be shipped to Europe - but the cargo was waylaid and lost. Many have followed rumor and legend to...

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Blood on the land by Frank Bonham

Blood on the land

Frank Bonham

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Ross Chance feels an old thrill when he steps off the train in Amargosa and takes in the familiar sights of the Mexican town, including the saddle in the mountains to the south: Rancho Pacheco, his childhood home. But Ross's estranged father sold the...

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Hunting Harker by Greg Mitchell

Hunting Harker

Greg Mitchell

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When Ollie Harker's wagon fails to arrive at Logjam Creek, his employer hires Tom Parry and Durango Finch to find it. It appears that Harker has been killed by hostile Indians, but when a murder in town is linked to him, Harker's mission is revealed to...

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The Holmbury county seat war by K. S. author. Stanley

The Holmbury county seat war

K. S. author. Stanley

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Who really was involved in the brutal massacre of a small village at the start of the American Civil War, and what became of them? In this bitter tale, the truth doesn't finally emerge until 1887, when good men turned bad fight ruthlessly to ensure that...

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Lightning strike! by Brent Towns

Lightning strike!

Brent Towns

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For five years it was thought the gunfighter known as Lightning Swift had crawled off into the desert to die after being wounded in a gun battle with Harley Mossop and his gang. How wrong everyone was. Someone shot the man who saved his life, and the...

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To the far sierras by Will DuRey

To the far sierras

Will DuRey

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When drifter Tom Belman's horse is stolen in the Texas panhandle, his pursuit of the young thief leads to an unfriendly reunion with a former soldier in his unit, Lou Currier, now sheriff of the small town of Ortega Point. A subsequent lynching compels...

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The Ghost Riders by James J. Griffin

The Ghost Riders

James J. Griffin

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"Striking ruthlessly out of the night, the Ghost Riders are the most brutal band of outlaws ever to plague Texas. Leaving death and devastation behind them, they raid town after town, slaughtering, looting, and burning. Dressed in white robes that co...

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The iron trail killers by Barry Cord

The iron trail killers

Barry Cord

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"Trans-Pecos had been running into unexpected difficulties while trying to complete its line across the Drifting Sands country. Besides the ordinary hazards of laying track across that wild section of West Texas, it had had to contend with Slash Hanl...

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Tillman's bounty by Scott Gastineau

Tillman's bounty

Scott Gastineau

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"After the mining company he works for goes belly up, young Max Tillman has a chance encounter with a man who has a bounty on his head. He soon takes up tracking other wanted men, but realizes he may be in over his head as he travels through some of the...

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Death wields a Henry .44 by Frank Leslie

Death wields a Henry .44

Frank Leslie

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"In Savage Barranca, the Revenger gets captured by the U.S. Cavalry, but he avoids getting the death penalty. The governor of New Mexico Territory gives him an ultimatum: kill a man in Mexico and bring back the governor's kidnapped daughter, or face ...

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The survival of Margaret Thomas by Del Howison

The survival of Margaret Thomas

Del Howison

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"The West of the late 1800s is a lonely place. Margaret Thomas lives that loneliness. Alone, after the shooting death of her sheriff husband that she blames on herself and searches for solace in a liquor bottle. Then one day a miracle arrives in a te...

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Bullets don't argue by William W. Johnstone

Bullets don't argue

William W. Johnstone

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"Once every year, Perley Gates and his brothers lead the Triple-G crew on its annual cattle drive. It's a treacherous journey along the Great Western Trail, with a herd of two-thousand cows on one side and many opportunities for trouble on the other....

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Bushwack bullets by Walker A. Tompkins

Bushwack bullets

Walker A. Tompkins

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"Hap and Everett, adopted children of the Yaqui County sheriff and his wife, were known as the Kingman twins. Actually Hap was the son of the upright rancher Warren Allen, who had been killed by bushwack bullets, while Everett's father was the ruffian...

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Bullets on the wind by D. B. (Dwight Bennett) Newton

Bullets on the wind

D. B. (Dwight Bennett) Newton

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"Jim Bannister rides into Cabra Springs with no money, no friends, and a price on his head--12,000 dollars. Unable to prove his innocence, he's been running for a long time, knowing that bounty hunters were on his trail. But a man can't change who he...

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Deadwood ambush by Lauran Paine

Deadwood ambush

Lauran Paine

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"When two strangers come to the aid of a teen hustler known as Gitalong because of his crippled leg who is being harassed by three Texas drovers, it seems like a normal day in Deadwood, Dakota Territory. When the Texans return with reinforcements, an...

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White warrior by Lewis B. Patten

White warrior

Lewis B. Patten

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"The war party came howling down on us from the tall bluffs, and under the blue sky that stretched away for a million miles they finished off our wagon train. They killed Ma. I heard her screaming. I ran, but one of them caught me and slung me over his...

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Gunfighter's revenge by James Clay

Gunfighter's revenge

James Clay

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"Nothing will stop him, not even death ... In the dusty town of Creekside, bullets fly and crooked men walk the streets. Wes Torveen, the notorious gunfighter known as One Arm Savage, has been wreaking havoc on the town, killing the men who terrorised...

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Straw boss by E. E. (Eugene E Halleran

Straw boss

E. E. (Eugene E Halleran

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"Cornered ... Moran tried the hat trick again, shoving the Stetson into view on the end of his gun barrel. This time he almost lost the gun as a well-aimed bullet drilled the hat and scratched his gun muzzle. He was cornered – by an unknown marksman who...

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