Stripped of all he values in life, Ronan Chantry takes up his
prized Ferguson rifle and heads west -- into an unknown land and
an uncertain future. For an educated man, Chantry is surprisingly
tough. For a civilized man, he is unexpectedly dangerous. But
even he can't know the true extent of his courage until he draws
the fire of a man who will do anything -- kill anyone -- for the
glitter of gold.