Death Rides a Chestnut Mare(1999)
(The first book in the Danny Duggin series)
A novel by Ralph Compton
In the aftermath of the Civil War, a blacksmith from Missouri decides to travel to Texas to purchase a cattle herd. He hopes to sell the herd up north and turn a profit for his family to live on. However, the blacksmith had not reckoned on the dangers of the lawless plains, and is set upon and killed by a band of outlaws. When news of his death reaches his family, his eldest daughter straps on her father's colts and sets off on her father's chestnut mare, using her father's name in a personal campaign for revenge!.
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July 2002 : USA Hardback
1999 : USA Hardback
Title: Death Rides A Chestnut Mare
Author(s): Rahph Compton
ISBN: 0-7394-0418-0 / 978-0-7394-0418-8 (USA edition)
May 1999 : USA Mass Market Paperback
June 2001 : USA Audio Cassette
December 2009 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition