Robbins, David 1950-
Most widely held works by David Robbins
Bullet for a bad man by David Robbins ( Book )
20 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,333 libraries worldwide
The son of a prosperous Arizona rancher, Boone Scott is content to raise cattle for the rest of his days. Not his brother, Eppley. Dangerously dissatisfied, he plots to take over the family ranch. When Epp pays an assassin to kill him, Boone's lightning-quick hands leave a fistful of dead men behind. Unaware of his brother's treachery, Boone flees and faces danger from hired gunmen, rustlers, and wild Apaches. If he can survive, he just might come up against the deadliest peril of all: a showdown with his own flesh and blood.
Blood duel by David Robbins ( Book )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,011 libraries worldwide
Jeeter Frost is targeted by reporters seeking insider details of the "Missouri Man-Killer." Jeeter knows he's done his share of killin', but his inability to read the so-called true accounts of his exploits makes his trigger finger burn worse than ever.
By the horns by David Robbins ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 990 libraries worldwide
A greenhorn--an Englishman, no less--arrives in Whiskey Flats to purchase one of the Bar 40's best longhorns. Owen, the ranch foreman, must escort the tenderfoot on the drive from Texas to Wyoming. But Luke Deal and his gang of ruthless cowboys have been hankerin' to get even with Owen, and this seems like the perfect time to settle an old score.
Rio Largo by David Robbins ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 958 libraries worldwide
In the Sweet Grass Valley, Kent Tovey's Circle T ranch and Dar Pierce's DP ranch sit on either side of the Rio Largo River. Tovey and Pierce have no beef with each other--until a no-good schemer instigates a bloody feud between the old friends.
Bluff city by David Robbins ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 802 libraries worldwide
Bluff City is a booming silver mining town full of pigeons to pluck. When two of its wealthiest citizens devise plans to rob their neighbors legally and illegally, only Clay Adams stands in their way.
Ride the hard trail by David Robbins ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 768 libraries worldwide
At the EJ Ranch the Bryce brothers have found good, honest work. A widow with two young children has a herd of cattle that needs grazing. But the widow and her property are coveted by a cattle baron. As the Bryce brothers find themselves in the crosshairs of a looming range, a trio of merciless bounty hunters arrives to collect the prices on their heads.
A wolf in the fold by David Robbins ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 691 libraries worldwide
In West Texas, Lucius Stark is regarded as a no-good killer with nothing to say in his favor. But when Stark goes tender for a woman he's hired to kill, he's shot in the back and left with a burning desire for revenge.
West of Pecos : a Ralph Compton novel by David Robbins ( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 595 libraries worldwide
Blood feud by David Robbins ( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
They beat and abused his older sister. They poisoned his pa and his uncle and then chopped them up with an ax. But the bloodthirsty Harkey clan really went wrong when they didn't bargain on a sixteen-year-old avenger. Chace Shannon killed his first man before he could shave. Now he and his twin sister, Cassie, are sixteen. But Chace must ride the vengeance trail alone. For the sake of his family, he's taking the fight to the Harkeys - and the lucky ones will die quickly.
Do or die : a Ralph Compton novel by David Robbins ( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 352 libraries worldwide
When two down-on-their-luck ranch hands team up and decide to become bounty hunters, they soon learn that the job is much harder than it looks when they go after one of the most wanted outlaws in the West, a mission that could cost them their lives. Original.
Bucked out in Dodge : a Ralph Compton novel by David Robbins ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Benton McCaleb and his band of cowboys brave more than one thousand treacherous miles to drive 2,400 head of cattle into Wyoming's Sweetwater Valley, encountering a ruthless railroad baron along the way.
For the brand : a Ralph Compton novel by David Robbins ( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 327 libraries worldwide
Willis Lander was the T-Bar ranch's best bronc buster until a stallion shattered his leg. Unable to work as a cowboy, Willis was forced to mind a line shack forty miles from the ranch, secluding himself in the Wyoming wilderness. But when the T-Bar is sold, Willis wonders whether the new owner will want to keep him on. Laurella Hendershot is a Texan rancher grateful for the opportunity to build a new life for herself. And she just may be Willis' last chance.
The return of the Virginian by David Robbins ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Ride to valor by David Robbins ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
James Doyle was just another Irish boy in the New York slums until the law forced him to go west. In the wide open plains he joins the U.S. Cavalry, determined to straighten out his life. But he soon discovers an enemy more brutal than those back home--the Cheyenne.
Fatal justice : a Ralph Compton novel by David Robbins ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 267 libraries worldwide
Marshall Asher Thrall hunts the crippled outlaw who put a bullet in his chest that will probably end his life.
A wolf in the fold : a Ralph Compton novel by David Robbins ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
"A KILLER BORN When it comes to taking lives, Lucius Stark is just about the meanest mongrel who ever aimed a gun in west Texas. For him, killing means making money, and if the price is right, he'll do the job. But even the hardest of men has a soft spot.... A KILLER BETRAYED when Stark grows too fond of a woman he is hired to kill in a range war, his client shows his displeasure by shooting him in the back. Stark is saved by the Butcher family-the very ranchers he was paid to eliminate. But when the Butchers end up slaughtered without mercy, Stark sets out to deliver his own brand of vengeance...free of charge.--BOOK COVER.
Rethinking social inequality ( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 211 libraries worldwide
Endworld. #1: The Fox run by David Robbins ( Book )
13 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
"At a remote site in Minnesota, filmmaker Kurt Carpenter has built a secure compound and invited a select group of people to bunker down until the worst is over. The world into which they re-emerge is like nothing they've ever seen. At first they think they're the only ones left. But they soon find out how wrong they are. In the wasteland of what used to be America, their battle to survive is only just beginning"--P.  of cover.
Nowhere, TX by David Robbins ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Welcome to Nowhere. It's a small town that sits on the border of Texas and the Oklahoma Territory -- a haven for cutthroats and thieves who are on the run and looking to raise some hell. But the citizens who've suffered under the bootheels of these desperadoes have had enough. Their unwanted guests have overstayed their welcome. Now it's time to put Nowhere, Texas, on the map.
Heavy traffic : 30 years of headlines and major ops from the case files of the DEA by David Robbins ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Adventure stories American Civil War (1861-1865) Arizona Armies Assassins Audiobooks Audiobooks Betrayal Bounty hunters Brothers Cattle drives Conspiracies Equality Fathers and sons Fiction Great Britain Gunfights Historical fiction History Irish Large type books Man-woman relationships Motion picture producers and directors New Mexico Nuclear warfare Orphans Outlaws Ranchers Ranches Ranch life Revenge Science fiction Shipwreck survival Social problems Sociology Texas Texas--Texas, West United States United States.--Army.--Cavalry United States.--Drug Enforcement Administration United States--Guadalupe Mountains Vendetta Veterans Violence War and civilization West (U.S.) Western stories Western stories Widows Wyoming
Robbins, David L., 1950-