[Ebook] Incident at Twenty-Mile By Trevanian – Diclofenac16.us

Incident at Twenty-Mile A Godforsaken Town A Young, Eager To Please Stranger Carrying A Homemade Shotgun And A Staggering Secret And A Madman Escaped From The Territorial Prison At Laramie, Cutting A Swath Of Sadistic Violence With Two Killers At His Side Now, For The People Of Twenty Mile The God Fearing And The Godless, Heroes, Whores, Lovers And A Boy Teetering On The Edge Of Madness A Siege Is About To Begin Amidst A Harrowing Mountain Storm And When The Killing, The Thunder, And The Terror Are Over, Some Will Live, Some Will Be Buried, And The Myth Of The American Frontier Will Never Be The Same

[Ebook] Incident at Twenty-Mile  By Trevanian – Diclofenac16.us
  • Paperback
  • 343 pages
  • Incident at Twenty-Mile
  • Trevanian
  • English
  • 17 March 2017
  • 0312970234

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  1. says:

    There s an old Spanish proverb that says, Beware the man who knows but one book And that s especially true if that one book is sacred The man of one book will slit your throat without a moment s hesitation or an ounce of remorse, confident that he s done it in the service of all that s good in this world and rewarded in the next Beware, indeed, for that man is coming He is a man who has one favorite book that he reads over and over A man who is determined to create his own army that There s an old Spanish proverb that says, Beware the man who knows but one book And that s especially true if that one book is sacred The man of one book will slit your throat without a moment s hesitation or an ounce of remorse, confident that he s done it in the service of all that s good in this world and rewarded in the next Beware, indeed, for that man is coming He is a man who has one favorite book that he reads over and over A man who is determined to create his own army that will right society s wrongs A man whose reign of terror began at age fourteen A man riven through with...


  2. says:

    It s difficult to know just how to classify this book at first glance Trevanian, pseudonym for a Rodnet Whitaker, former professor at the University of Texas, insists all his books are spoofs But the book is clearly muchthan just a send up of the classic Western revenge novel.The bad guy, Lieder, resembles that Lecter creep from the movie He escapes from the moonberry nuthouse section at a maximum security prison by persuading the guard that he has undergone an intense religious c It s difficult to know just how to classify this book at first glance Trevanian, pseudonym for a Rodnet Whitaker, former professor at the University of Texas, insists all his books are spoofs But the book is clearly muchthan just a send up of the classic Western revenge novel.The bad guy, Lieder, resembles that Lecter creep from the movie He escapes from the moonberry nuthouse section at a maximum security prison by ...


  3. says:

    Excellent and unique western action Lots of turns in the story and a moving epilogue.


  4. says:

    Trevanian Trevanian has always been one of my favorite authors and I have never been disappointed with his work, no matter what his style This western is full of the suspense this writer is so adept at It is every bit as exciting as all of Trevanian s espionage series but in a turn of the century setting I must confess I turned a bud...


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  6. says:

    This is a pretty vicious western from the man who gave us Shibumi A sinister psychopath, who reminded me of Hannibal Lecter but isof an ultra right wing racist patriot, escapes from jail along with a couple of easily lead but no less crazy inmates Inspired by hate propaganda which he read in jail, the psychopath racist patriot wants to eradicate all immigrants from America Almost at the same time, a young man with a huge shotgun and a bunch of Ringo kid novels arrives in the small nearl This is a pretty vicious western from the man who gave us Shibumi A sinister psychopath, who reminded me of Hannibal Lecter but isof an ultra right wing racist patriot, escapes from jail along with a couple of easily lead but no less crazy inmates Inspired by hate propaganda which he read in jail, the psychopath racist patriot wants to eradicate all immigrants from America Almost at the same time, a young man with a huge shotgun and a bunch of Ringo kid novels arrives in the small nearly abandoned American town of Twenty Mile The young man imposes himself on the people in the small town comprising three prostitutes, their pimp, the bartender, a cruel family of four who run an eating house, the department store owner and his beautiful daughter, two old homosexual men who run a livery, a barber and a preacher through a mixture ...


  7. says:

    While traveling west back in 62, Trevanian was going through Wyoming An hour or so outside Larimie, he remembered seeing an old map with a town named Destiny Not much of the town left, he found an old man running the general store With the stories he shared, and the notes he kept over the years he himself wanting to write a book about what happened up in Twenty Mile , Trevanian put this visit on the back burner, then got the urge to write his only western about what happened at the end of t While traveling west back in 62, Trevanian was going through Wyoming An hour or so outside Larimie, he remembered seeing an old map with a town named Destiny Not much of the town left, he found an old man running the general store With the stories he shared, and the notes he kept over the years he himself wa...


  8. says:

    read in 2010, a kind of western that said, i ve read about 40 or so louis l amour westerns and this one isn t much like the man from the four corners.twenty mile is a town in decline trevanian has a hard on for america and what it has stood for, what it meant he doesn t get political in the story, although it seems like that opinion does peek around the corner a ti...


  9. says:

    A wonderful book would make a great movie Based on a true event The survivors became best friends Only time in the old west that a Chinese man was treated decently


  10. says:

    Shibumi was clearly his best but this was one of his later books by the author who wrote under the pseudonym Trevanian His real name reportedly is Rodney W Whitaker who was actually a film scholar but enjoyed some notoriety with his mystery writings as Trevanian This one, a western however, didn t do it for me A single threaded story with a predictable ...

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