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Newton, D. B. (Dwight Bennett) 1916-

Works: 154 works in 352 publications in 2 languages and 12,174 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Western stories  History 
Roles: Author, Conductor, Creator, Performer
Classifications: PS3527.E9178, 813.54
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Publications about D. B Newton
Publications by D. B Newton
Most widely held works about D. B Newton
Most widely held works by D. B Newton
The Texans by D. B Newton( Book )
5 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 963 libraries worldwide
Trailmaster Ben Murdock has his hands full trying to get 5000 head of cattle to marker while keeping a damper on the rivalries among the cowhands from different ranches. When they finally reach the would-be boom town of Eden Grove, Kansas, the rivalries break out and the city fathers have their hands full
The guns of Ellsworth by D. B Newton( Book )
3 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in English and held by 853 libraries worldwide
After serving a term in prison for killing a man in a poker game, Vern Balance finds himself forced to remain in the same town with the dead man's father -- a cattle town ripe for violence
The Cheyenne encounter by D. B Newton( Book )
6 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 790 libraries worldwide
Ranch foreman Will Bonner is suspicious of his boss's new partner and takes it upon himself to save his boss's ranch and possibly his life
Legend in the dust by D. B Newton( Book )
16 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and held by 772 libraries worldwide
Frank Keyhoe was a legendary gunfighter with a reputation stretching from coast to coast, and he had a mission to tame a town. Rim Adams was a drifter in search of adventure who had long admired Keyhoe, so he jumped at the chance to become his deputy. The town they set their sights on was wild. Though it boasted a large collection of saloons and gambling halls, there was not a trace of law and order. It would take iron nerves and flashy gunplay to tame the men here - and every one of them wanted to notch their belts with Keyhoe's name
Born to the brand : western stories by D. B Newton( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 695 libraries worldwide
6 western short stories
Guns of Warbonnet by D. B Newton( Book )
11 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in English and held by 551 libraries worldwide
Ed Martin was returning to his old home in Warbonnet. Eleven years before he had been falsely accused of a crime, horsewhipped and driven out. But now he was coming back as a U.S. Marshal to find out just what was going on in a community that seemed poised on the brink of a full-scale range war. Killer Mort Browder was part of the picture - the man was capable of almost anything. But Browder couldn't work alone - he needed inside help, which meant that one of the Warbonnet ranchers wanted this war
Range of no return : a western duo by D. B Newton( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 447 libraries worldwide
The Claim Jumpers tells the story of Bill Emery who is taking part in the Cherokee Land Rush, looking for a homestead. Range of No Return is the story of Herb Cole and his struggle to rebuild his herd and his reputation after allegaions of cattle rustling. When the situation looks like it could not get any worse, someone murders rancher Jed Giboney, and before he dies, Jed points to Herb as his killer, enflaming every rancher on the range
The outlaw breed by D. B Newton( Book )
5 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 387 libraries worldwide
A man could smell the violence in the valley when he rode down through it. War hung heavy in the air -- between the rich ranchers and the wild, lawless tribe who squatted above them -- and Jesse Craven was caught in the middle. Jesse Craven was ramrod of the valley's biggest spread. He was born to the hills' most savage mongrel clan -- and now, Jesse had a terrible choice to make. But ultimately, it was a woman that made it for him . .
Six-gun gamble by D. B Newton( Book )
9 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 382 libraries worldwide
As Mark Malloy bit the tip of his big cheroot and sauntered down the road, he didn't look much like the rough and tumble cowhands around town. The gambler had lost three times in a row and his stash was dwindling. But a chance to win it back was too good to pass up
Stormy Range by D. B Newton( Book )
4 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
Two shots from Nat Brophy's gun brought down the Hardin brothers. They died as they had lived -- by bloody violence. Their young half-brother, Clem, was left alone to try to restore peace to the range they had turned into a smoking ruin. Clem saw clearly that the only way to do that was to make his own kind of war. On one side, Clem faced Val Meeker and the tough and vengeful crew the elder Hardins had hired to terrorize the nesters. On the other side were those same nesters -- bitter, battle-weary, and anxious to cut down any man named Hardin! Death usually follows death -- and young Clem fought alone until the last savage showdown . .
Crooked River Canyon by D. B Newton( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
Major Calvin Tarback had a hidden, but unrelenting, hunger to become the most powerful man in the Northwest. Seizing the opportunity presented by a senseless mob lynching, Tarback began to build a secret vigilante organization. Cloaked in respectability, the well-organized Prineville vigilantes ruled in a reign of terror. It was a bloody plot that pitted neighbor against neighbor--until a few brave men dared to set right the grave wrong and give Tarback a taste of his own medicine
Hangman's knot by Dwight Bennett( Book )
8 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 363 libraries worldwide
Burn Wheelock stared at the dangling well-worn boots as they turned in a slow circle and then slowly unwound. This was his first lynching, and he didn't like it one bit. He was new at the Y'Bar ranch, but he had seen enough of its ways. His own foreman had hit him and taken his new rope to end the man's life. The unwritten code of honor kept Burn from going to the law against his own outfit, but nothing kept him from going his own way. He had already seen what frontier justice could do to a man. Now frontier justice was out to do it to him
Hideout valley : a Jim Bannister western by D. B Newton( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 349 libraries worldwide
His name was Jim Bannister. He did not look like someone on the dodge, who had seen his way of life destroyed and himself hounded by all the power of a million-dollar combine. And with a $12,000 reward for his capture, he always lived under the shadow of a rope upon him. For now under the assumed name of Jim Bryan he was temporary marshal in Morgan Valley, a town he had felt easy in -- until he found his own Wanted poster lying in full view on the floor of his office. He braced himself for a showdown with his unknown enemy and waited
Rebel trail by D. B Newton( Book )
7 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Bitterness and conscience were competing for Joe Elliott. Joe was a jailbird, and his neighbors wouldn't let him forget it. He'd tried to atone by working hard and staying clean, but constant insults and humiliations were pushing him nearer to the breaking point. The break came when Joe heard that a member of the Reb Beecher gang was hurt badly during a bank robbery. His half-brother, Bart, one of the few who had ever tried to help Joe, was in that gang, and if he was the one who was hurt, Joe wanted to be with him
Lost Wolf River by D. B Newton( Book )
8 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Trouble rode the same weary road as cowboy Chick Bronson--a road that took him from one busted range to another. And finally, instead of the job he desperately needed, he found a jail cell at the end of the trail. From that time on, Bronson was the target of suspicions, threats, and merciless beatings at the hands of men who didn't even know him. It looked as if the trail was turning his way at last when he hired out to rancher Vince Kimbrough. But in the range war that suddenly ripped through the valley of Lost Wolf River, it was hard for him to know which side he should take. All he knew was that he had to take a stand somewhere--and that gallons of blood would be shed before the valley would ever know peace again!
Bullet lease by D. B Newton( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
When Branch Kindred is released from jail on a trumped-up charge, he finds two hired killers waiting for him
Range tramp by D. B Newton( Book )
10 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Jim Bannister didn't plan to stop in Colton Creek - a man with a twelve thousand dollar price on his head couldn't afford to be known - but he hadn't figured on dying there either ... So Bannister had to be careful. But it seemed that being careful wasn't enough - not after he followed the stray claybank to a dying man, and found himself right in the middle of a range war
The lurking gun by D. B Newton( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Jim Gary tried to speak, tried to stir, but he could do neither. As they raised him off the ground, the last gray of twilight seemed to fade, consciousness ebbed, and darkness swept completely over him
Disaster creek by Dwight Bennett( Book )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 269 libraries worldwide
Ed Bannon has a secret. No one in the town of Mitchell knew about it when they pushed him into being marshal. Not even the rancher who took an immediate dislike to this stranger in town. But the man with the scarred face knows. He knows because he's been hunting Bannon for ages. Now that Bannon's stuck in Mitchell, the scarred man is about to catch up, and Bannon's explosive secret will be exposed to the world
Shotgun freighter by D. B Newton( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 269 libraries worldwide
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Bennett, Dwight, 1916- Crooked River Canyon
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Hardin, Clement.
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Logan, Ford.
Mitchum, Hank.
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Temple, Dan.
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