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By Terry C. Johnston

LAY THE MOUNTAINS LOW
Terry C. Johnston

In the summer time of 1877, in a spot referred to as White chook Canyon, Nez Perce warriors introduced a gorgeous blow to the 1st Cavalry―the worst defeat because the Little Bighorn twelve months ahead of. Now, common O.O. Howard is charged with removing the Nez Perce and defeating them ultimately. keen to sacrifice their ancestral native land, with little realizing of the methods of the potent U.S. govt, the Non-Treaty Nez Perce commence a push out of Idaho for Montana and for peace. however it is simply too past due. For warriors, infantrymen, and strategists―and the blameless stuck in between―a bloody battlefield awaits, at a spot known as giant gap, Montana...

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Download E-books The Buntline Special (A Weird West Tale) PDF

Welcome to a West like you could have by no means noticeable earlier than, the place electrical lighting shine down at the streets of Tombstone, whereas horseless stagecoaches hold passengers backward and forward, and the place loss of life is not any drawback to the object That used to be Johnny Ringo. imagine you recognize the tale of the O.K. Corral? re-evaluate, as five-time Hugo winner Mike Resnick takes on his first steampunk western story, and the West will not be an analogous.

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By Max Brand

Bull sighed. "I ain't received a lot time, partner," he stated. drawing close the door, he tested it wistfully. "But, possibly, they's one other way." He drew again a bit, raised his correct leg, and smashed the heavy cowhide boot opposed to the door. The wooden break up from most sensible to backside, and Bull's leg was once pushed on in the course of the aperture. He paused to wrench the fragments of the door from lock and hinges after which beckoned to Pete Reeve. "Look on your gun in the following, Reeve."

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Download E-books English Creek (Montana Trilogy) PDF

By Ivan Doig

During this prize-winning portrait of a time and place—Montana within the 1930s—that instantly evokes and fulfills a eager for an explicable prior, Ivan Doig has created essentially the most eye-catching households in American fiction, the McCaskills.

The witty and haunting narration, a masterpiece of vernacular within the culture of Twain, follows the occasions of the 2 medication country's summer season: the tide of sheep entering into the excessive state, the capering Fourth of July rodeo and group dance, and an end-of-August wooded area fireplace excessive within the Rockies that brings the e-book, in addition to the McCaskill family's fight inside itself, to a gorgeous climax. it's a season of escapade in addition to drama, in which fourteen-year-old Jick comes of age. via his eyes we see these nearest and dearest to him at a turning point—“where all 4 of our lives made their bend”—and detect besides him his personal connection to the land, to heritage, and to the deep-fathomed mysteries of one’s kinfolk and one’s self.

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Download E-books Stone Cold Cowboy: A Montana Men Novel PDF

By Jennifer Ryan

With their hearts' wants at the line, not anything can cease the Montana Men

Sadie Higgins has a foul behavior of bailing her brother out of hassle. but if he rustles a herd of livestock from the harsh, honorable Kendrick brothers, it really is Sadie who is in for it. as the cowboy monitoring them down is gigantic, silent, and forbidding as hell.

Rory Kendrick is at the hunt to determine who is been stealing from him. while he stumbles upon Sadie within the woods, he slightly acknowledges the quiet, susceptible good looks who has consistently taken his breath away. His undertaking shifts straight away: he'll do whatever it takes to maintain her secure . . . and make her his.

Sadie has continually secure her family—no subject the associated fee. but if Rory ropes her middle, she's compelled to have a look at her existence and make a deadly choice—one which could price, or achieve, her everything.

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By Linda Lael Miller

The reissue of number one New York Times bestselling writer Linda Lael Miller’s Corbin’s Fancy, the second one installment within the Corbins series!

When a touring carnival left Fancy Jordan stranded within the rugged Washington Territory, she inspiration her good fortune had run out. on my own, penniless, she welcomed a so much interesting offer—to dwell in the house of Jeff Corbin’s brother and coax the wounded, withdrawn Jeff again to well-being and happiness. yet a villainous assault on his send had damage not just his body—a some distance deeper sorrow tortured him, middle and soul. For because the appealing gamine fell deeply in love along with his good-looking, brooding guy, she confronted a phantom rival...one that in basic terms the main most suitable, so much heartfelt ardour may overcome!

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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 travel Sombre pourrait se situer. Hanté par le memento 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 los angeles 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 teach de los angeles dernière likelihood pour ces pèlerins de l'impossible...

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Download E-books Etta: A Novel PDF

By Gerald Kolpan

Attractive, elusive, and sophisticated, Etta position captivated the country on the flip of the final century as she dodged the legislation with the Wild Bunch, led by way of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance child. Her actual identification and destiny have remained a secret that has tantalized historians for many years. Now, for the 1st time, Gerald Kolpan envisions this amazing woman’s existence in a beautiful debut novel.

Kolpan imagines that Etta position used to be born Lorinda Jameson, the daughter of a popular financier, who turns into referred to as the most endearing of the city’s debutantes while she makes her front into Philadelphia society. notwithstanding her place in existence is already guaranteed, her real calling is on horseback. she will be able to trip in addition to any guy and deal with a rifle even higher. but if a tragedy results in a dramatic reversal of fortune, Lorinda is left orphaned, penniless, homeless, and pursued by means of the ruthless Black Hand mafia.

Rechristened “Etta position” to make sure her defense, the younger girl travels to the farthest reaches of civilization, operating as a “Harvey woman” waitress in Grand Junction, Colorado. There, destiny intervenes once again and he or she back unearths herself at the run from the ruthless Pinkerton Detective service provider. yet this time she has corporation. She quickly reveals herself on the mythical hideout at Hole-in-the-Wall, Wyoming, the place she meets the charismatic Butch Cassidy and the good-looking, afflicted Harry Longbaugh, a.k.a. the Sundance child. via a sequence of holdups and heists, Etta and Harry start an epic and finally tragic romance, in order to be the best of Etta’s lifestyles. Then, while Etta meets the younger and idealistic Eleanor Roosevelt, her lifestyles is modified forever.

Blending a compelling love tale, excessive event, and exciting historic drama, Etta is an electrifying novel. With a sweeping 1900s environment, colourful storytelling, and larger-than-life characters, Etta is debut that's either desirable and unforgettable.

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By James A. Michener

Spanning 4 and a part centuries, James A. Michener’s huge saga chronicles the epic historical past of Texas, from its Spanish roots within the age of the conquistadors to its present popularity as one among America’s such a lot prosperous, various, and provocative states. between his finely drawn solid of characters, emotional and political alliances are made and damaged, because the loyalties proven over the process each one turbulent age unavoidably cave in below the burden of wealth and undefined. With Michener as our advisor, Texas is a story of patriotism and statesmanship, development and improvement, violence and betrayal—a beautiful success by way of a literary master.
 
Praise for Texas
 
“Fascinating.”Time
 
“A e-book approximately oil and water, rangers and outlaws, frontier and payment, funds and tool . . . [James A. Michener] manages to make historical past vivid.”The Boston Globe
 
“A sweeping landscape . . . [Michener] grapples earnestly with the Texas personality in a manner that Texas’s personal writers frequently don’t.”The Washington submit e-book World
 
“Vast, sprawling, and eclectic in inhabitants and geography, the nation has simply this sort of larger-than-life historical past that lends itself to Mr. Michener’s style for multigenerational epics.”The manhattan Times

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