Miami Gundown: A Western Story by Michael Zimmer PDF

By Michael Zimmer

“Zimmer demonstrates why he’s one of many extra fascinating voices in Western fiction.” —Booklist

“I've acquired anything i would like to assert correct up front,” says Boone McCallister, as he speaks into an Edison Dictaphone in 1937, “and that's that i didn't feed David Klee to an alligator. That damned rumor has hounded me my complete life.”

Back in 1864, along with his father long past to struggle for the South, younger Boone embarks on a farm animals force with the McCallister’s Flat Iron Ranch in pioneer Florida, sending a herd of livestock to the Gulf port south of Tampa. in addition to navigating risky farm animals nation, the headstrong, naïve Boone encounters vengeful Yankees, orders a dangling, braves alligators, and springs into touch with a bunch of swamp outlaws, the Klees, which starts a expensive feud among the 2 families.

When the Klees pillage and set fireplace to the Flat Iron Ranch, in addition they kidnap a comely slave lady, Lena. opposed to the percentages, Boone needs to lead an operation to get her again, resulting in a showdown in the midst of surprising and unsettled outlaw territory that may sooner or later develop into Miami.

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