"MATT BRAUN IS A MASTER STORYTELLER OF FRONTIER HISTORY."
In a land of death and corruption
Texas rancher Ben Langham left his sprawling inheritance to the man he trusted most: Luke Starbuck. Once Starbuck had dreamed of having land of his own. Now he dreams of finding the man who gunned down Langham—and bringing him to justice.
One man found a calling of his own…
With the Cattlemen's Association behind him, Starbuck has all the authority he needs to ride into New Mexico on the path of a murderous band of thieves. But he didn't count on coming face to face with a scrawny killer named William "the Kid" Bonney, a shifty sheriff named Pat Garrett, or the true story behind the legendary Lincoln County War. Suddenly, Luke Starbuck finds himself dead center in a powerful conspiracy—and heading straight into the line of fire…
"BRAUN IS ONE OF THE BEST!"
—Don Coldsmith, author of the Spanish Bit series
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“One of the best!” —Don Coldsmith, author of the Spanish Bit series
“He tells it straight--and he tells it well.” —Jory Sherman, author of Grass Kingdom
“Matt Braun is a master storyteller of frontier fiction.” —Elmer Kelton