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The Devil Gun

The Devil Gun

(1966)
(The ninth book in the Civil War series)
A novel by

 
The Ager Coffee-Mill Gun was the first successful automatic-fire weapon, the most deadly innovation to warfare since the discovery of gunpowder. One of these guns was in the hands of a pair of fanatical Union supporters and the use to which they intended to put it turned Lieutenant Jackson Marsden, West Point honor cadet, into a deserter from his regiment and a traitor to the Union cause. It also caused Captain Dusty Fog of the Texas Light Cavalry to be sent from his command with orders to capture the gun at all costs. Two young men, one in Confederate grey, the other wearing Union blue, rode three hundred miles with danger and death lurking every inch of the way. At last Dusty Fog stood with his two Army Colts pitted against the fanatics and their Devil Gun...with the lives of every man, woman and child in Texas forfeit if he should fail! ...

 
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Hardback Editions

November 1971 : UK Hardback
Title: Devil Gun
Author(s): J T Edson
ISBN: 0-7091-1676-4 / 978-0-7091-1676-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Robert Hale Ltd
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Paperback Editions

January 1987 : USA Mass Market Paperback
Title: The Devil Gun (Floating Outfit Story)
Author(s): J T Edson
ISBN: 0-425-09478-2 / 978-0-425-09478-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Berkley
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June 1968 : UK Paperback
Title: The Devil Gun
Author(s): J T Edson
ISBN: 0-552-07992-8 / 978-0-552-07992-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Corgi Books
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