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Allingham : Canyon Diablo [text (large print)] / John C. Horst.

By: Horst, John C [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Thorndike Press large print Western series: Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2014Copyright date: ©2013Description: 377 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781410474919 (hardback); 1410474917 (hardcover).Other title: Canyon Diablo.Subject(s): Frontier and pioneer life -- Arizona -- Fiction | Arizona -- History -- To 1912 -- FictionGenre/Form: Large type books. | Western stories.DDC classification: 813/.6 Summary: The place was a giant cesspool turned whirlpool that pulled all the badness of the land into it, until the vortex contained the giant soup of decadence and evil, contained the worst of humankind. But Hell Street has a new enforcer, a lawman who has honed his skill in Hell's Kitchen, the meanest of the Five Points district of Manhattan. Will it be enough? Allingham is the story of one man's struggle to face down his demons in the worst town on the last frontier of the West: Canyon Diablo, Arizona Territory.
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The place was a giant cesspool turned whirlpool that pulled the worst of human kind into it. But Hell Street has a new enforcer, a lawman who has honed his skill in Hell's Kitchen, the meanest of the Five Points district of Manhattan. Will it be enough? Allingham is the story of one man's struggle to face down his demons in the worst town on the last frontier of the West: Canyon Diablo, Arizona Territory.

The place was a giant cesspool turned whirlpool that pulled all the badness of the land into it, until the vortex contained the giant soup of decadence and evil, contained the worst of humankind. But Hell Street has a new enforcer, a lawman who has honed his skill in Hell's Kitchen, the meanest of the Five Points district of Manhattan. Will it be enough? Allingham is the story of one man's struggle to face down his demons in the worst town on the last frontier of the West: Canyon Diablo, Arizona Territory.

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