By Bob Alexander

undesirable corporation and Burnt Powder is a set of twelve tales of while issues became "Western" within the nineteenth-century Southwest. each one bankruptcy bargains with a special personality or episode within the Wild West regarding a number of lawmen, Texas Rangers, outlaws, feudists, vigilantes, legal professionals, and judges. coated herein are the tales of Cal Aten, John Hittson, the Millican boys, Gid Taylor and Jim and Tom Murphy, Alf speeding, Bob Meldrum and Noah Wilkerson, P. C. Baird, Gus Chenowth, Jim Dunaway, John Kinney, Elbert Hanks and Boyd White, and Eddie Aten. inside of those pages the reader will meet a nineteen-year-old Texas Ranger figuratively death to shoot his gun. He does get to shoot at humans, yet quickly realizes what he proposal used to be a discount exacted a steep rate. one other story is of an old-school cowman who close down illicit site visitors in stolen cattle that had existed for years at the Llano Estacado. He used to be tricky, salty, and had no region for cow-thieves or sympathy for any mealy-mouthed politicians. He wiped clean condominium, probably no longer too properly, yet unarguably winning he used to be. Then there's the story of an comprehensive and unbeaten fugitive, popular and pointed out for homicide of a Texas peace officer. however the Texas Rangers could not locate him. County sheriffs would not carry him. Slipping clear of bounty hunters, he hit Owlhoot Trail.

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