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The Marshal
Frank Gruber
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The Marshal

4.5  ·  Rating Details ·  2 Ratings  ·  1 Review
Paperback, Large Print, 393 pages
Published November 1st 1990 by Ulverscroft (first published 1958)
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Apr 08, 2013 Randy rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Tad Shay should have died during the late stages of the war. The doctors had given up on him and pushed him aside. But he hung on and spent two years in a hospital recovering. During that time, he read every law book he could find, eventually earning a law license.

He headed west to find a small town where he could practice law. He;d seen enough violence in the war to fill him and he wanted no more.

It wasn't to be.

Alder City was where he ended up, breaking up a robbery on the stage on the way in.
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Frank Gruber (1904–1969) was an enormously prolific author of pulp fiction. A stalwart contributor to Black Mask magazine, he also wrote novels, producing as many as four a year during the 1940s. His best-known character was Oliver Quade, “the Human Encyclopedia,” whose adventures were collected in Brass Knuckles (1966), and will soon be republished in ebook format as Oliver Quade, the Human ...more
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