Henry Aldridge is determined to complete a stretch of railway linein Contando Valley that will help the cattlemen get their steers to eastern markets. Aldridge's right-hand man, Bill Jack, soon discovers that his task will be far from simple. As opposition springs up from Double M owner Apache Meacher, gunman Paul Borrettand the bent marshal of Cottonwood, it is clear that the railway'sprogress across harsh uplands is destined to be soaked in blood.
Used availability for Mark S Donovan's Rattlesnake Railroad
April 1990 : UK Hardback
February 1993 : UK Paperback