By William W. Johnstone
An epic saga of the O'Briens, father Shamus and his sons Shawn, Patrick, Jacob, and Samuel, homesteaders struggling with to outlive the untamed Western wilderness... A USA Today bestselling writer whose novels ring with authenticity and power... an exciting event around the border of Mexico—up opposed to an enemy extra strong and lethal than any the O'Briens may ever envision...
New Mexico Territory isn't any stranger to undesirable males. yet south of the border, at the wild Mexican beach, is one other form of depraved: a murderous Arab with a boat jam-packed with stolen women—to be bought as intercourse slaves within the 4 corners of the area. between them is a lacking neighborhood institution instructor Shawn O'Brien has been looking out for—a lady with a prior she's saved conscientiously hidden. Now Shawn, besides a half-mad endure hunter and a pro hangman struggle their solution to the coast for a blood-soaked conflict among the slavers and the U.S. army. while the motion runs aground, O'Brien will get his likelihood: to stand down an Arab sheik who earnings from human misery... and makes a game of slaughter...
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