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Frontier [text (large print)] / by S. K. Salzer.

By: Salzer, Susan K.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Salzer, Susan K. Frontier trilogy ; bk. 1: ; Thorndike Press large print Western series: Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2015Edition: Large print edition.Description: 473 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781410481610 (hardcover); 1410481611 (hardcover).Subject(s): Large type booksGenre/Form: Western stories.DDC classification: 813/.6 Summary: "The epic saga of the heroic pioneers who struggled and fought, lived and died, to stake their claim on the untamed American frontier ... Former army scout Jack Gregory returns from battle to a homestead in ruins. A wanted man with no place to go, he chooses an even deadlier career--as a scout for General George Armstrong Custer. Under a new name, Jack serves bravely in the Seventh Cavalary. But when Custer's disastrous leadership ends in devastating slaughter, Jack sets off to forge his own destiny. Winning a small ranch in a card game, he hopes to settle down and live a peaceful life. But with the Cheyenne nation rising up to defend their land--with nightly raids on innocent settlers--there can be no peace for a scout like Jack. Only a man of his experience is skilled enough to infiltrate Cheyenne territory. Only an outcast with nothing to lose is crazy enough to face their war chief--man to man, one on one" --Amazon.com.
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A Spur Award-winning AuthorThese are the men and women who risked their lives for freedom, justice, and a dream. This is the story of America.Western Missouri. Army scout Jack Gregory returns from battle to a homestead in ruins. A wanted man with no place to go, he becomes a scout for General George Armstrong Custer in the Seventh Cavalry -- until Custer's disastrous leadership ends in slaughter. Winning a small ranch in a card game, he hopes to settle down to a peaceful life. But with the Cheyenne nation rising up to defend their land, there can be no peace for a scout like Jack.

"The epic saga of the heroic pioneers who struggled and fought, lived and died, to stake their claim on the untamed American frontier ... Former army scout Jack Gregory returns from battle to a homestead in ruins. A wanted man with no place to go, he chooses an even deadlier career--as a scout for General George Armstrong Custer. Under a new name, Jack serves bravely in the Seventh Cavalary. But when Custer's disastrous leadership ends in devastating slaughter, Jack sets off to forge his own destiny. Winning a small ranch in a card game, he hopes to settle down and live a peaceful life. But with the Cheyenne nation rising up to defend their land--with nightly raids on innocent settlers--there can be no peace for a scout like Jack. Only a man of his experience is skilled enough to infiltrate Cheyenne territory. Only an outcast with nothing to lose is crazy enough to face their war chief--man to man, one on one" --Amazon.com.

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