The Fastest Gun in Texas

The Fastest Gun in Texas At fifteen he joined the Confederate Army By eighteen he had become a legend His name was Dusty Fog a man with a magic hand that could draw shoot and hit his mark in less than a second Dusty killed q

  • Title: The Fastest Gun in Texas
  • Author: J.T. Edson
  • ISBN: 9780440208181
  • Page: 242
  • Format: Mass Market Paperback
  • At fifteen he joined the Confederate Army By eighteen he had become a legend His name was Dusty Fog a man with a magic hand that could draw, shoot and hit his mark in less than a second Dusty killed quick His opponents died slowow getting their six shooter clear of leather In the wild, lawless West he was riding hell bent for justice save a man from hangingAt fifteen he joined the Confederate Army By eighteen he had become a legend His name was Dusty Fog a man with a magic hand that could draw, shoot and hit his mark in less than a second Dusty killed quick His opponents died slowow getting their six shooter clear of leather In the wild, lawless West he was riding hell bent for justice save a man from hanging, to catch a pair of killers, and to pay a bushwhacker with bullets from Texas s fastest gun.

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    1. I liked this book VERY MUCHbut not quite a 5 because some of the descriptions were a bit wordy. It was written in a format of three extended short stories, but they did somewhat tie together. Dusty Fog is a very good and interesting character and if I would get opportunity I would read more of this series.

    2. This is another one of JT's scattered short story collections. Only the first story, The Futility of War, is set during the Civil War. It was later stretched into the novel A Matter of Honor. Dusty crosses into Union lines to testify in defense of a Union lieutenant who is accused of cowardice. The second story, The Union Spy, starts at the end of the Civil War but then flashes forward to some point after Dusty's time as Marshal of Mulrooney (at which point he and Freddie should be married but d [...]

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