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Dogs of the Captain

(2006)
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The house on the hill in Merridan belonged to Captain Slocum. It was regarded as a house of mystery, and it was protected by dogs that ran the grounds at night and armed men who allowed no visitors, even when the captain was away from the house, which for periods of time on end he was. Don Grier was still a boy when he braved the terrors of the captain's domain to steal a watermelon. It made Don Grier a hero, and a hero has to be challenged. Don's father had been executed for killing his brother. Don cannot believe the charge is true and increasingly is determined that he must go to Chalmer's Creek, where the murder occurred, and learn the truth. On the way there Don is given the most intensive training in the toughness and fighting skills he will need by the man who always guarded the captain's house on the hill, a man somehow enslaved to the captain. Once at Chalmer's Creek, Don finds himself playing a dual role: that of the hunter and the hunted.

    

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Hardback Editions

November 2012 : USA Hardback
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Title: Dogs of the Captain (Center Point Premier Western (Large Print))
Author(s): Max Brand
ISBN: 1-61173-564-5 / 978-1-61173-564-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Center Point
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March 2006 : USA Hardback
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Title: Five Star First Edition Westerns - Dogs of the Captain: A Western Story
Author(s): Max Brand
ISBN: 1-59414-332-3 / 978-1-59414-332-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Five Star
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Paperback Editions

December 2017 : UK Paperback

Title: Dogs Of The Captain
Author(s): Max Brand
ISBN: 1-78541-391-0 / 978-1-78541-391-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ulverscroft
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January 2006 : USA Paperback
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Title: Dogs of the Captain
Author(s): Max Brand
ISBN: 1-4778-0677-6 / 978-1-4778-0677-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: AmazonEncore
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October 2007 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Dogs of the Captain
Author(s): Max Brand
ISBN: 0-8439-5873-1 / 978-0-8439-5873-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Leisure Books
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Kindle Editions

October 2007 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Dogs of the Captain
Author(s): Max Brand
Publisher: AmazonEncore
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