By Louis L'Amour
Whilst Duncan McKaskel determined to maneuver his kin west, he knew he may face hazards, and he used to be ready for them. He knew concerning the laborious terrain, and he used to be watching for the punishing parts. What he apprehensive approximately was once having to take advantage of violence opposed to different men—men who may persist with him and check out to scouse borrow the riches that he didn’t even possess.
Yet bandits have been purely a part of McKaskel’s concerns. For a mysterious stranger, Con Vallian, had seemed one evening and stored his existence. yet was once Vallian’s actual curiosity Duncan’s spouse, Susanna? And, extra very important, how did she believe approximately him?
As they push on into the desert, Duncan needs to observe who's the higher threat—the thieves outdoor his camp or the enigmatic stranger within.…
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