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The Killer Gun

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When a freighter shot and killed Jorge Espanol and later wounded his brother Hernando, George Washington Mars, a gunsmith, decided to customize a Colt revolver that would give an edge to a man with a slower, draw. Now Hernando and George have created a subterfuge to draw their freighter back into a confrontation. The new gun soon earned its name as sudden death became the ...more
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Published by Leisure Books (first published 1998)
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Chris Haynes
This book is a series of connected vignettes following the history of a "special" Colt six-gun. I thought the book was well written and some of the vignettes were entertaining but I'm not a fan of short stories.
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