Cape Hell and The Book of Murdock
Two Page Murdock NovelsPage Murdock Novels
Loren D. Estleman
Two Page Murdock Westerns From Spur Award-Winning Author Loren D. Estleman!
Page Murdock is ordered to Cape Hell, Mexico, to verify a report that former Confederate Captain Oscar Childress is raising an army to take over Mexico City--and turn north to rekindle the Civil War. Unable to talk himself out of the mission, Murdock heads south on a steam train named El Espanto--The Ghost.
The Book of Murdock
Murdock dons a clerical collar to worm his way into the confidences of the wary residents of Owen, Texas. Seems a gang of ruthless bandits is terrorizing the Texas panhandle and all evidence points to the dusty cattle town as their base of operations. Murdock aims to unmask the gang, provided he can pass himself off as a preacher long enough to stay alive.
This edition of the book is the deluxe, tall rack mass market paperback.
Halfway back to civilization, Lefty Dugan began to smell.
It was my own fault, partly; I’d stopped on the north bank of the Milk River like some tenderheel fresh out of Boston...