The Arrogant Guns Author:Lewis B. Patten Twenty years before, when Indians had slaughtered Matt Wyatt's family, Colonel Dan Lafferty had given Matt a home. Lafferty had helped Matt become a man, too -- by leaving him, at fifteen, to run the ranch alone when the Civil War began and the colonel had to go and fight. This was the Lafferty whom Matt loved and would never forget. Only no... more »w things had changed. The colonel, gone greedy for power, was building an empire in defiance of the U.S. government. He was preparing his most lawless move of all -- getting the West's most vicious gunslingers together for an attack against the Calvary.
And Matt knew he had to stop him -- or die trying.« less
Matt Wyatt was five when he was rescued from the Comanches by hard-as-nails Dan Lafferty, who had carved out his private empire in the unfenced vastness of New Mexico. Now Matt rode at his right hand.
But Lafferty was on a collision course with the U.S. Government, as he lined up his forces to stop homesteaders from swarming over his land. Matt knew there was no way to keep Lafferty from waging a range war he could not win - and no way for Matt to refuse to keep fighting for Lafferty until his bullets or his life ran out...