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Merrano of the Dry Country (Louis L'Amour)

by Louis L'Amour

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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0739308343, Audio CD)

Merrano of the Dry Country

When Miguel Merrano first came to Mirror Valley, the land was green and lush . . . and off limits to Mexicans. Ranchers such as Tom Drake and Joe Stangle tried to drive Merrano out, to fence him out; and whe he warned them that greed and overgrazing would ruin their land, they refused to listen.

Now Merrano's predictions have come true. Mirror Valley is so dry it's about to blow away. The cattle are hollow-ribbed and dying. And the ranchers are broke . . . flat broke. Only Merrano's ranch is still thriving. As the ranchers watch him pay for goods in gold and sell his cattle at a mighty profit, their hatred grows and festers . . . until they draw their guns in a desperate act that will pit daughter against father, friend against friend - an act that could tear the valley apart forever . . .

Law of the Desert Born

Shad Marone, the gunfighter who killed in self-defense, but who is forced to run because he killed the wrong man – the sheriff's brother; Matt Sabre, as tough as the Texas trail he rides, on a mission of mercy to the wife of the man he gunned down; and Kim Sartain, a reckless young drifter who refuses to back down from a showdown with a vicious outlaw killer.

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Merrano: When Miguel Merrano first came to Mirror Valley ranchers tried to force him out. But now Merrano's ranch is thriving while others are dying. Desert born: Shad Marone is on the run for the murder of a neighbor, with his former friend Lopez, released from jail, is on his trail. Can the two put aside their differences to escape from the law?… (more)

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