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The quick and the dead / Louis L'Amour.

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  • ISBN: 9780553899597 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2004.

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Summary, etc.:
When Duncan McKaskel decided to move his family west, he knew he would face dangers, and he was prepared for them. He knew about the exhausting terrain, and he was expecting the punishing elements. What he worried about was having to use violence against other men-men who would follow him and try to steal the riches that he didn't even possess.Yet bandits were only part of McKaskel's worries. For a mysterious stranger, Con Vallian, had appeared one night and saved his life. But was Vallian's true interest Duncan's wife, Susanna? And, more important, how did she feel about him?As they push on into the wilderness, Duncan must discover who is the greater threat-the thieves outside his camp or the enigmatic stranger within....
Target Audience Note:
Text Difficulty 3 - Text Difficulty 4
750 Lexile.
Reproduction Note:
Electronic reproduction. New York : Bantam, 2004. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 635 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1943 KB) or Kobo app or compatible Kobo device (file size: N/A KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Historical Fiction.
Thriller.
Western.
Genre: Electronic books.

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