. There was a bounty on his fearsome head, but no man could capture or kill him – until the giant known only as Cobalt came to town. She thought she was safe – the giant could never succeed in his quest. But when he returned with not only the pelt, but the wolf itself, and demanded his prize, Sylvia's only hope was a desperate flight for freedom.
The Stingaree#ad - Most people thought Joe was just an easygoing tramp who would do anything to avoid a fight. And parker knew he would have to kill stingaree if he could! Here is a fast-moving story of a man of many names and many skills who found that his ordeal had just begun when he met his enemy. Stanley parker, however, suspected that the stranger was more dangerous than he pretended to be.
The Stingaree #ad - . Ahead of him lay the perils of hired guns and wilderness traps and a bitter conflict with his own code of honor. When alabama joe drifted into Fort Anxious, his one friend there was the boy, Jimmy Green. Ever since parker had won fame and fortune by gunning down the notorious Bob Dillman, he had been expecting the outlaw's partner, the deadly Stingaree to show up.
The Cross Brand#ad - The Cross Brand #ad - Why? and why did the girl scream with terror when she saw his face? Read The Cross Brand, the 1922 pulp Western to find the answers. He rode off, not into the sunset, but into the mountains. The mountain man held him captive for months and then released him. Jack bristol shot the sheriff and stole his horse.
The Smiling Desperado#ad - The smiling desperado by Max Brand is the slam-bang story of an outlaw who thrived on danger. Bill lancaster was a dangerous man that no one dared mess with. Young dan Cadigan however refused to be pushed. He was fast with a gun, deadly with his fists, and a bully who never let you forget who was tougher. Mistaken for a quiet weakling, no one expected him to stand up to Bill Lancaster.
Danger made cadigan smile - and Cadigan's smile made other men tremble. Danger made a smile touch his lips. Fighting him with his fists he made Lancaster realize that someone was tougher than he was. Desperate he used his gun on Cadigan while they were fighting. Now cadigan wants to teach Lancaster a lesson and he intended to use what he had just discovered, that he did not know fear.
Gunman's Feud 1920 Active Table of Contents#ad - A call for silencex. The trailv. The letterxxiii. Revelationxii. Kismetxxi. The testix. The rising sunxxii. End of the trailxxv. The sheriffxxiv. The crisisiv. The bequestii. The clewxiii. The home makeriii. Dawnxx. Epilogue. Fencingvi. Reminiscencevii. Brainworkxi. Jeremiah, son of hankviii. For old west adventure it can't get any better than Max Brand.
In 1920 max brand published "gunman's Feud" effectively and realistically portraying the early struggles encountered in establishing law and order on the Western Range. The keyxix. The house of langleyxvi. Soul talkxiv. One of the most prolific writers ever, max brand 1892 – 1944 is considered the world's most celebrated writer of Westerns-a virtual Shakespeare of the Western Range.
Gunman's Feud 1920 Active Table of Contents #ad - ContentsI. Poker treesxv. Jewelryxvii. Senor guzmanxviii.
King of the Range#ad - He wasn't the kind of man who could challenge Jim Tankerton, the outlaw chief whose cruel violence terrorized the countryside. Carrick dunmore seemed to be nothing more than a happy-go-lucky cowboy whose main pastimes were drinking and sleeping. But dunmore had a few tricks to outwit old Jim.
The Black Rider#ad - The Black Rider #ad - This riveting collection also includes a dark tale of vengeance between two warring clans, a gentlemanly gunman, and two partners who turn murderous. One of max brand's greatest gifts as a storyteller is his ability to create unforgettable, larger-than-life characters. Against each other. But a woman named Lucia d'Arquista will test him to his limits.
In the novella "the black rider, " a navajo named Taki is fluent in four languages, a skilled knife-thrower, a consummate horseman, and can outwit any opponent.
Rider of the High Hill#ad - Rider of the High Hill #ad - Caught between the law and the outlaw - Reata is on the run. He may have the fastest gun and the fastest horse in the West, but can Reata get it done and clear his name? Reata's only hope is to recover the loot, return it to the bank and clear his name - but the real hijackers have other plans. The sheriff has him pegged for hijacking a gold shipment, and is hunting him down.
Larramee's Ranch#ad - He was being accused of murder in a town where the strong make the laws - and enforce them with bullets!An Innocent Man Against an Angry Town! First, big crogan, he'd held off the town bully, and his men single-handedly. They've put out a reward that will bring out a thousand armed men hunting for you before noon!"The charge was murder - and now Tom Holden had big trouble on his hands.
Then he announced he would marry alexa larrame, beautiful blue-eyed daughter of the wealthiest rancher around - even though he'd never even met her!But now he had a lot more than just a rash promise to live up to. You'll find it hard to get out of this trouble, Holden.
Bryn's War: Book Two of the Evans Family Saga#ad - Now, he stood in the pump room and watched the two thrumming pumps as they pulled water out of the deep mines. Bryn felt sickened as he felt the ground shake, knowing that one of the two shafts had collapsed. He knew that one of them would strain when the water became fouled with coal dust and debris from the collapse and if it was pump number two, it would mean that his father and older brothers were probably dead.
Bryn's War: Book Two of the Evans Family Saga #ad - It seemed like hours as he watched the pump work, but it had only been minutes since the first intense vibrations had struck. He knew that if pump number two began to labor his plans to leave Carbondale would be one more of the coal mine’s victims. Just when he planned to check on pump number one, he saw the pipe to the second pump begin to pulse before the belt on the drive wheel squealed in protest and his worst nightmare had come to pass.
The Tenderfoot#ad - Red anthony had the lazy look of a tenderfoot and the lighting draw of a devil. Will the tenderfoot escape the clutches of the evil criminals? Will he ever find Frances Jones? They're soon ganging up to find him and "shoot him dead". On his first day searching for her he makes enemies with some criminals. He follows a frances Jones, who has stolen his heart, out to Dodge City.
Raised in a circus, he grew up knife throwing and horse stunt riding.