The existence of a trading post in the Wyoming Territory in 1875, and the people it serves, is threatened by a group of ruthless mountain men led by Asa Rudabaugh and his nephew, Oren. When murder is committed, Cason Macara, the owner of the store and patriarch of the area, sends for the assistance of the law. Together with US Marshal Tom "Tracker" Cord, he embarks on a manhunt to bring the killer to justice and restore peace to the region. Ride with Macara and Cord as they experience two of the most harrowing days of danger and violence in their lives.
Danger reigns as a megalomaniac unleashes a plan that not only jeopardizes the drive for Wyoming statehood but puts at risk the lives of every inhabitant of the territory. U.S. Marshal Tom Cord leads a desperate struggle to overcome the madman while Cason Macara fights for his life and the very existence of Macarastor. It's a whirlwind ride wrought with peril at every turn as the battle of wits culminates in the town's greatest test of survival.
Many men have died at the hands of others for the sake of vengeance. But Hultren's plan was different and, to carry it out, he would have to go to extreme lengths. A short story of ultimate revenge served with a side of irony.
War has been equated to hell. A more cogent description may be that war is the breeding ground for the private hell that each participant experiences in the aftermath of war. This is the story of one man's private hell the eruption of which endangers those he holds most dear.
Over a period of nine years, as Macarastor grows from a trading post to a thriving town, new citizens arrive and new adventures unfold and the drive toward Wyoming statehood comes to the forefront. Join Cason Macara and Tom Cord as they, with the other inhabitants, risk life and limb to make their home and future state a safer place to live and grow.
As Tom Cord's direction in life changes, a friend passes and a family is formed. Cason Macara becomes embroiled in a crime that threatens his life and two children find themselves the pivotal key to its solution. These are the ingredients in the fourth Macarastor adventure.
A short story thriller that turns an every day experience into a horrible nightmare.