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READ ò PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Î Elmer Kelton In nearly forty years after the Mexican War Mexicans and Texans are still spilling blood over ownership of the Nueces Strip a hot dry stretch of coastal prairie that bushwackers an. Kind of two stories tied somewhat loosely together The opening is completely fictional featuring a cowboy named Lanham Neal working on a ranch right near the border of Texas and Mexico Raiders from across the Rio Grande burn the ranch and kill the owner leaving his daughter Neal and a couple of other hands to manage things Neal has a falling out with the daughter because of her thirst for revenge and ends up joining the Rangers that follow Captain McNelly who is trying to put a stop to the banditry The story follows along historical lines then until the end when the situation between Neal and the rancher's daughter gets resolved Despite the fact that it seemed like two tales shoehorned together the book kept me reading and was enjoyable with a lot of action and a lot of good local color that I enjoyed

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READ Captain's Rangers Texas Rangers î PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ¼ ❴BOOKS❵ ✯ Captain's Rangers Texas Rangers Author Elmer Kelton – Horticulturetrader.co.uk In 1875 nearly forty years after the Mexican War Mexicans and Texans are still spilling blood over ownership of the Nueces Strip a hot S measures are harsh Captain's Rangers Epuband controversial but McNelly wasn't sent in to be popular In this boilerpot of killing and racial hatred can any man bring lasting peace. For me to give a western a 5 star rating is a think that does not happen very often Thes had unusual characters an unusual plot and was a pleasure to read I just ordered 15 of the authors books on ebay

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Captain's Rangers Texas RangersD horse thieves have turned into a lawless hellCaptain LH McNelly a complex and determined Confederate veteran is brought into the Nueces Strip for one purpose to keep the peace Hi. Captain’s Rangers 1968 This is a carefully researched historical western by Elmer Kelton though frankly the evidence of my claim that it’s heavily researched is that the details match the way the story is told in Wikipedia But this was written 30 years before Wikipedia so it must be carefully researched The frame story is a standard young hero fights for the daughter of a murdered rancher and protects her from the old goat who killed his first wife for her land But it’s 1875 in the south Texan Nueces Strip where racial tensions dating back to before the Alamo are still raging So Lanham Neal ends up joining the famous and infamous Captain Leander McNelly and his rangers who have been commissioned to bring peace to the territory McNelly here is a religious consumptive who believes in Duty As far as I can see Kelton didn’t write any real bad books and this one is uite strong