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The Fighting Four

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Jim Silver, the man with tufts of silver hair over each temple, the man who sometimes looked like a horned devil in the moonlight, hungered for action as most men hunger for food. His great horse, Parade, and his wolf, Frosty, who obeyed nothing but the wild instincts of his breed and the soft commands of Silvertip, were part of the legend of the West.

But when the Elkdale
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Paperback, 192 pages
Published March 1947 by Pocket Book, Inc. (first published 1947)
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Travis Nacke
Nothing special about the story or ending. I liked the writing style though.
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read SOMETIME in 2001
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Max Brand one of my favorite authors. He is a great storyteller and also he writes extremely well. He has a great fondness for people and animals, and this book, The Fighting Four, represents Brand well.

There are four well constructed characters in this book: four outlaws, Silver, Wayland (the protagonist), Frosty Silver's huge timber wolf, and Parade, Silver's horse. While the story is about a robbery of half a million dollars, the pursuit, retrieval of the money, and the conquest of the four r
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Frederick Schiller Faust (see also Frederick Faust), aka Frank Austin, George Owen Baxter, Walter C Butler, George Challis, Evan Evans, Frederick Faust, John Frederick, Frederick Frost, David Manning, Peter Henry Morland

Max Brand, one of America's most popular and prolific novelists and author of such enduring works as Destry Rides Again and the Doctor Kildare stories, died on the Italian front in
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