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A Distant Land (The Brannocks #4)

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—Elmer Kelton

Three Brannock brothers once came West. Now, one of them survives, and Clint Brannock feels the weight of responsibility as he does his job as a U.S. deputy marshal. Hunting down an outlaw in the Indian territories, Clint meets up with two of his nephews—one destined to l
Paperback, 320 pages
Published June 28th 2005 by St. Martin's Paperbacks (first published March 1st 1988)
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Benjamin Thomas
Jun 21, 2013 Benjamin Thomas rated it liked it
Shelves: western, audio-books
This is the 4th and, I believe, final book in a loose series that details the life and times of the fictional Brannock family in the western US during the 1870's-1890's. Many websites, including Matt Braun's own site don't list these books as a series but since they all involve the Brannock family, that's the way I look at them.

Originally there were three Brannock brothers but by the time this novel begins, there is only one left alive. Many other second generation Brannocks join him in this 4th
May 11, 2013 brotagonist rated it it was amazing
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It starts out with a sense of expectancy, like something big is going to happen, keeping one's interest. The story is satisfying to the end.
Apr 18, 2009 Rebecca rated it it was ok
It turns out that one family - with some spunky women - solved ALL the problems of the settling of the west.
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