Download E-books Bullets Don't Die (Loner, Book 13) (The Loner) PDF

By J. A. Johnstone

Journey To A Killing Ground

Conrad Browning, a.k.a. The Loner, is familiar with what it really is wish to a have a relatives and a house. And he understands what it really is wish to lose all of it. Now, he has a met guy residing at the fringe of sanity: an outstanding guy, a improper guy, a solitary guy who may perhaps simply fee The Loner his lifestyles. . .

The previous will not allow Him move. the long run Is Even Deadlier.

Jared Tate is an getting older U.S. marshal who has kept lives, made enemies, and planted loads of undesirable males in hallowed floor. yet Tate is in serious trouble, the type that comes from a bothered brain. no longer remembering up to he desires to, now not forgetting up to he may still, Tate has one individual to belief. as the Loner has made Tate's enemies his personal, taking over Tate's demons and Tate's struggle. within the lawless and violent Kansas territory, a tender wanderer and an getting older lawman will trip side-by-side one final time--into a struggle that might take each bullet they've got. . .

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Download E-books Warlock (New York Review Books Classics) PDF

Oakley Hall's mythical Warlock revisits and reworks the normal conventions of the Western to provide a uncooked, humorous, hypnotic, finally devastating photo of yank unreality. First released within the Nineteen Fifties, on the peak of the McCarthy period, Warlock is not just essentially the most unique and pleasing of recent American novels yet an enduring contribution to American fiction.

"Tombstone, Arizona, in the course of the 1880's is, in methods, our nationwide Camelot: a never-never land the place American virtues are embodied within the Earps, and the other evils within the Clanton gang; the place the war of words on the okay Corral takes on a few of the dry purity of the Arthurian joust. Oakley corridor, in his very high-quality novel Warlock has restored to the parable of Tombstone its complete, mortal, blooded humanity. Wyatt Earp is transmogrified right into a gunfighter named Blaisdell who . . . is summoned to the embattled city of Warlock through a committee of frightened voters expressly to be a hero, yet reveals that he can't, finally, reside as much as his photo; that there's a flaw not just in him, but in addition, we consider, within the complete set of assumptions that experience allowed the picture to exist. . . . sooner than the agonized epic of Warlock is over with—the uprising of the proto-Wobblies operating within the mines, the suffering for political regulate of the realm, the gunfighting, mob violence, the non-public crises of these in power—the collective knowledge that's Warlock needs to face its personal inescapable Horror: that what's referred to as society, with its legislation and order, is as frail, as precarious, as flesh and will be snuffed out and assimilated again into the wasteland as simply as a corpse can. it's the deep sensitivity to abysses that makes Warlock one in every of our greatest American novels. For we're a country that may, many people, toss with all aplomb our sweet wrapper into the Grand Canyon itself, snap a colour shot and force away; and we want voices like Oakley Hall's to remind us how some distance that piece of paper, nonetheless fluttering brightly in the back of us, has to fall." —Thomas Pynchon

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Download E-books The Encyclopedia of Westerns (The Facts on File Film Reference Library) PDF

By Herb Fagen

A background of the western motion picture, from "The nice educate theft" in 1902 to Hollywood hits of the early-21st century. It takes an A-to-Z examine the millions of westerns that experience packed motion picture homes and captured audiences through the years. There are greater than 3500 entries, and every one contains the film's information - name, yr published, director, writers and screenwriters, forged, and operating time - in addition to a precis of the movie and a serious research of the extra major stars and flicks. This reference additionally contains details on well known western serials and picture sequence. extra positive aspects comprise: details at the style that made Clint Eastwood a world big name - spaghetti westerns, so-called simply because almost all these motion pictures have been produced in Europe and financed by way of Italian businesses; nearly seventy five black-and-white pictures that catch moments in western movie historical past; a ancient review of western videos on the Oscars - the winners, the losers, and the neglected; and an appendix bringing up literary resources for western motion pictures.

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Download E-books Comanche Moon (Lonesome Dove Story, Book 2) PDF

By Larry McMurtry

The epic four-volume cycle that begun with Larry McMurty's Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece, Lonesome Dove, is done with this remarkable and haunting novel - a capstone in a amazing culture of storytelling.

Texas Rangers August McCrae and Woodrow F. name, now of their center years, are only commencing to take care of the enigmas of the grownup middle - Gus along with his nice love, Clara Forsythe; and contact with Maggie Tilton, the younger whore who loves him. proud yet very diverse males, they enlist with a Ranger troop in pursuit of Buffalo Hump, the nice Comanche battle leader; Kicking Wolf, the distinguished Comanche horse thief; and a perilous Mexican bandit king with a penchant for torture.

Comanche Moon joins the twenty-year time line among lifeless Man's stroll and Lonesome Dove, following liked heroes Gus and contact and their comrades-in-arms - Deets, Jake Spoon, and Pea Eye Parker - of their sour fight to guard an advancing Western frontier opposed to the defiant Comanches, courageously made up our minds to protect their territory and their lifestyle.

right away vividly imagined and unflinchingly practical, Comanche Moon is a sweeping, heroic experience jam-packed with tragedy, cruelty, braveness, honor and betrayal - and the end result of Larry McMurty's peerless imaginative and prescient of the yank West.

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Download E-books Brothers in Blood: a Byrnes Family Ranch Western (A Byrnes Family Ranch Novel) PDF

By Dusty Richards

"Dusty Richards writes. . .with the flavour of the true West." --Elmer Kelton

Arizona is difficult kingdom. . .

Chet Byrnes is construction a brand new existence in Arizona Territory as he expands his farm animals ranching operation--but hassle simply retains coming. A friend's younger daughter is kidnapped, and the hunt leads Chet and his males to the wild city of Tombstone and eventually south of the border, the place every thing comes with a value. . .and lifestyles is affordable.

And Chet Brynes Is a troublesome Man

As a lot as Chet longs to stick with reference to domestic and his loved spouse, family and friends proceed to wish his model of aid. he is capable of tune stagecoach robbers and face down threats to his relations. however the pursuit of a band of ruthless rustlers leads to a devastating tragedy for the Brynes kinfolk. . .

"Dusty takes readers into the genuine west at complete gallop." --New York occasions bestselling writer Jodi Thomas

"Dusty Richards is the embodiment of the outdated west." --Storyteller Magazine

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Download E-books The Rider of Lost Creek PDF

By Louis L'Amour

Lance Kilkenny has a debt to pay, and he isn’t approximately to allow the buddy who stored his existence pass down in a variety struggle. but if Kilkenny attempts to forestall the battling, he reveals there’s extra at stake than land or cord. Whoever is stirring up difficulty has huge principles for the stay Oak country—and a military of employed weapons to again them up. Nita Riordan, the attractive and fiery proprietor of the Apple Canyon Saloon, warns Lance that the mysterious guy orchestrating the clash wishes him lifeless. Lance realizes that if he doesn’t watch his step, he’ll pay the debt he owes along with his personal blood.

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Download E-books True Grit: A Novel PDF

By Charles Portis

Charles Portis has lengthy been acclaimed as one in all America's superior comedian writers.

True Grit is his most renowned novel--first released in 1968, and the root for the motion picture of a similar identify starring John Wayne. It tells the tale of Mattie Ross, who's simply fourteen years of age while a coward going through the identify of Tom Chaney shoots her father down in citadel Smith, Arkansas, and robs him of his lifestyles, his horse, and $150 in funds cash. Mattie leaves domestic to avenge her father's blood. With the one-eyed hen Cogburn, the meanest to be had U.S. Marshal, by means of her aspect, Mattie pursues the murder into Indian Territory.

precise Grit is eccentric, cool, instantly, and unflinching, like Mattie herself. From a author of real cult prestige, this is often an American vintage via and during. This new version, with a wise new package deal and an afterword by means of acclaimed writer Donna Tartt, will convey this masterpiece to a fair broader viewers.

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Download E-books A Man Called Trent: A Western Story PDF

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Early in Louis L'Amour's profession, he wrote a few novel-length tales for ''pulp'' Western magazines that he later revised and elevated to be released back as full-length novels. this can be considered one of his early creations. A guy referred to as Trent opens on nester Dick Moffitt mendacity lifeless the place he used to be killed via King invoice Hale's riders. His son Jack and followed daughter Sally, who witnessed the homicide, opt for safeguard to a cabin owned via a guy known as ''Trent'' -- an alias for Kilkenny, who's looking to break out his popularity as a gunfighter.

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Download E-books Terres perdues (La Tour Sombre, Tome 3) PDF

By Stephen King

Liés par le destin qui a fait d'eux des errants, Roland, Eddie et Susannah mettent le cap vers les terres perdues où los angeles journey Sombre pourrait se situer. Hanté par le keepsake de Jack, Roland le Pistolero perd l'esprit. remark renouer le lien avec ce gamin au cœur tendre ? Pour rapprocher les mondes qui les séparent, il lui faut une clé. Et seul Eddie peut l. a. façonner. Encore faudrait-il qu'il le veuille... Et même s'ils se retrouvaient, il resterait encore une ultime étape : Lud, l. a. cité morte. C'est là que les attend Blaine le Mono, un teach si rapide qu'il traverse l'univers à l. a. vitesse du son. Le educate de los angeles dernière probability pour ces pèlerins de l'impossible...

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