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Summary:

"Trans-Pecos had been running into unexpected difficulties while trying to complete its line across the Drifting Sands country. Besides the ordinary hazards of laying track across that wild section of West Texas, it had had to contend with Slash Hanlon's outlaw gang. The last two payrolls had been held up, and the workers at Eagle Camp at the end of the tracks had quit work and were threatening to riot if they were not paid. So when Shad Jones arrived in Junction City to act as trouble-shooter, he found his work cut out for him. And matters were not helped by the distraction of a former sweetheart whom Shad still loved and the uneasy alliance with a sheriff who was honest but violent and uncontrolled"--Provided by publisher.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker Huntington Branch CORD (Barry) (Text) 37814003277887 LARGE PRINT - NEW WESTERN Book None 03/10/2020 Available -
Ontario Community Library LP. CORD, Barry (Text) 33330004514065 Large Print Book None 03/13/2020 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781643585420
  • ISBN: 1643585428
  • Physical Description: 190 pages ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Center Point Large Print edition.
  • Publisher: Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2020.

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Originally published in the US by Arcadia House.
Summary, etc.:
"Trans-Pecos had been running into unexpected difficulties while trying to complete its line across the Drifting Sands country. Besides the ordinary hazards of laying track across that wild section of West Texas, it had had to contend with Slash Hanlon's outlaw gang. The last two payrolls had been held up, and the workers at Eagle Camp at the end of the tracks had quit work and were threatening to riot if they were not paid. So when Shad Jones arrived in Junction City to act as trouble-shooter, he found his work cut out for him. And matters were not helped by the distraction of a former sweetheart whom Shad still loved and the uneasy alliance with a sheriff who was honest but violent and uncontrolled"--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Railroad construction workers > Fiction.
Outlaws > Fiction.
Sheriffs > Fiction.
Texas > History > 19th century > Fiction.
Genre: Large type books.
Railroad fiction.
Western fiction.

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