Lonely Men [NOOK Book]

Overview

In The Lonely Men, Louis L’Amour spins the tale of a man who must elude an Apache trap—only to discover that his greatest enemy might be very close to home.

Tell Sackett had fought his share of Indians and managed to take something of value from his battles: a deep and abiding respect. But that respect is lost when Apache braves kidnap his nephew, forcing Tell to cross the border into the Sierra Madres to bring the boy back. What troubles Tell...

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Lonely Men

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Overview

In The Lonely Men, Louis L’Amour spins the tale of a man who must elude an Apache trap—only to discover that his greatest enemy might be very close to home.

Tell Sackett had fought his share of Indians and managed to take something of value from his battles: a deep and abiding respect. But that respect is lost when Apache braves kidnap his nephew, forcing Tell to cross the border into the Sierra Madres to bring the boy back. What troubles Tell more, though, is the boy’s mother: Could she possibly be inventing a rescue mission to deliver her husband’s brother into an ambush?

Tell knows that the only things he can depend on are his wits and cold steel. But against such adversaries, even these formidable weapons may not be enough.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780553899382
  • Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 9/30/2003
  • Series: Sackett Series , #12
  • Sold by: Random House
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 15,133
  • File size: 4 MB

Meet the Author

Louis L'Amour
Louis L'Amour, truly America's favorite storyteller, was the first fiction writer ever to receive the Congressional Gold Medal from the United States Congress in honor of his life's work, and was also awarded the Medal of Freedom. There are more than 265 million copies of his books in print worldwide.

Biography

Our foremost storyteller of the authentic West, Louis L'Amour has thrilled a nation by chronicling the adventures of the brave men and women who settled the American frontier. There are more than 260 million copies of his books in print around the world.

Author biography courtesy of Random House, Inc.

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    1. Also Known As:
      Louis Dearborn LaMoore (real name); Tex Burns and Jim Mayo
    1. Date of Birth:
      March 22, 1908
    2. Place of Birth:
      Jamestown, North Dakota
    1. Date of Death:
      June 10, 1988

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 29, 2005

    Great read.

    Louis M'Amour is the best western writer ever. I was rooting for Tell and his crew the whole way. Good stuff. I read it in two hours. WOW!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 20, 2013

    Sugar

    Runs there.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 20, 2013

    Swamp

    "Sugar,go to fern res.1. NOW!!"

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 26, 2013

    Anamaria

    Punches the fake Anastasia.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 11, 2013

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 14, 2013

    Anatasia

    Go to next res

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 2, 2013

    BRAINZZZZ

    GargaflarglBRAINZgashimaliglfug

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 13, 2013

    Very good as all of L'Amour's books are

    Great read

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 2, 2013

    Stealthwing is not on

    K?

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 26, 2013

    Allie

    Hello?

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 26, 2012

    Hate it

    Worst book EVER!!!!!!!!! Not worth the dumb money!!!!!! HATE it :(

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 14, 2012

    Thor

    He went back to camp

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 17, 2012

    Onyx

    Thor said he's leaving rp

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 17, 2012

    Awesome

    Like all Lamour's books, i couldn't put it down

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  • Posted January 5, 2012

    A great gift

    my husband loved the book. He said it was well written

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  • Posted January 3, 2012

    Very good.

    Pure L'Amour!

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  • Posted October 4, 2011

    Highly Recommended

    I love all Louis L'Amour books.....His story telling is great. I get so involved that I can't put the book down till I read the whole thing.

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