The No-Gun Man: A Frontier Tale of Outlaws, Lawlessness, and One Man's Code of Honor

Galaxy Press LLC
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As a young man Monte Calhoun was as wild as they come, thinking the measure of a man was how hard he could drink and how straight he can shoot.  But several years of schooling back East have changed him.  Now, as steadfast and principled as a young Jimmy Stewart, Monte has become The No-Gun Man.

The East Coast has civilized him, and he’s bringing some of that civilization home to Superstition, Arizona . . . even if it means refusing to avenge the murder of his own father.  Monte’s come back for one reason—to rescue his younger brother from this lawless land and take him back East.

But out here in a land of frauds and outlaws and ambushes, a man’s principles have a way of folding under pressure—especially in the face of gunfire.  And Monte’s no different.  It’s only a question of how far he’ll be pushed before he starts pushing back . . . with a vengeance.

Hailing from the western states of Nebraska, Oklahoma and Montana, Hubbard grew up surrounded by grizzled frontiersmen and leather-tough cowboys, counting a Native American medicine man as one of his closest friends. When he chose to write stories of the Old West, Hubbard didn’t have to go far to do his research, drawing on his own memories of a youth steeped in the life and legends of the American frontier.


Also includes the Western adventure, Man for Breakfast, in which the victim of a robbery will leave no stone unturned and no outlaw alive in his search for justice—even as he faces bullets, a hanging rope, and a startling revelation.

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Publisher
Galaxy Press LLC
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Published on
Jun 23, 2014
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Pages
144
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ISBN
9781592125982
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Action & Adventure
Fiction / Historical
Fiction / Westerns
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