Guns of Durango Author:Lou Cameron Hunted. — They were Juaristas moving toward Durango in a final sweep to smash Maximilian's troops. Travis joined them because they were the perfect cover for a man like him, a man wanted on both sides of the border for everything from treason to murder. He needed time to find the man who'd clear his name. — But Travis knew his time was running out... more ». He was the target of a ruthless manhunt, the prey for a band of vengeance-crazed Apaches, and fair game for every cutthroad drifter in the Southwest. Travis was playing against a loaded deck - and one wrong move would end in bloody death.
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Doc Travis stopped a few paces from the mounted Apache. "Que pasa, Amigo?"
By way of an answer, the Apache threw his lance. It landed between Travis' boot tips. "I am called Manchas Amarillo. The Mexicans wet their boots when they hear my name. I have raped so many Texas woman I have lost count. I have killed a hundred gringos, too."
Travis shrugged and answered, "Generally, I spit in an Apache's face and drown him."
The Apache laughed and, having gotten the polite greetings out of the way, said, "I have come for the gringo medicine man."
Travis didn't laugh, for this was truly the moment of truth. He knew the Apache would kill to get what he wanted. And he also knew he was the only man standing in the Apache's way....« less