by Brian Garfield
The outlaw was already a legend, a good friend to many but a brutal enemy to any man who crossed him. It would take more than a mere mortal to take Wyatt Earp back to Arizona to face justice. Nobody knew that better than Deputy Jeremiah "Sliphammer" Tree. Sliphammer carried a paper-thin warrant for Earp's arrest - across trackless desert and over sawtoothed mountains. Finally, he cornered his quarry in a boomtown just waiting to explode. Sliphammer was the man who would light the fuse.
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