Blood on the Gallows

Blood on the Gallows

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  • Ebook
  • ISBN 9781440634413
  • 304 Pages
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A detective uses his gun to speak for the opressed in this Ralph Compton western…

Former big city detective John McBride is an easygoing man—until a cold-blooded town sheriff warns him to mind his own business, or face a lynching.

Driven by his sense of justice, McBride takes on the sheriff, an evil mayor and his cruel psychotic son, and a small army of hired gunmen.

Helped by a mysterious white-haired, quick-drawing preacher, McBride shoulders a task most men would flee from. But John McBride isn’t most men…

More Than Six Million Ralph Compton Books In Print!

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Blood on the Gallows

Blood on the Gallows

Written by: Ralph Compton, Written by: Joseph A. West


Praise for the novels of Ralph Compton

“Compton offers readers a chance to hit the trail and not even end up saddle sore.”—Publishers Weekly

“Compton writes in the style of popular Western novelists like Louis L’Amour and Zane Grey…thrilling stories of Western legend.”—The Huntsville Times (AL)

“If you like Louis L’Amour, you’ll love Ralph Compton.”—Quanah Tribune-Chief (TX)

From the Paperback edition.