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The ferguson rifle [electronic resource] : Talon and Chantry Series, Book 3. Louis L'Amour.

L'Amour, Louis. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780553899139 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Bantam, 2005.

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General Note: Title from eBook information screen..
Summary, etc.: It began with gold that had once belonged to Montezuma. Stolen and cached in a church in Mexico, it was recovered by two army officers who fled north for the French settlements. Along the way one stabbed the other to death. The remaining officer was eventually killed by Plains Indians, but he buried the treasure just before he died. Now Ronan Chantry, a handful of trappers, and an Irish girl whose father was killed after telling her a few vague landmarks are searching for the lost treasure. But they are not alone. The girl's uncle, Rafen Falvey, wants it, too. Like Chantry, he is well educated, bold, and determined. Under different circumstances the two men might have been friends. But in all likelihood it wouldn't have made any difference. When it comes to gold, even friendship doesn't keep men from killing each other.From the Paperback edition.
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 4 - Text Difficulty 5
850 Lexile.
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 814 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1677 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Historical Fiction.
Thriller.
Western.
Genre: Electronic books.

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