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The chuckwagon trail

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2017
Framed for murder, Dewey "Mac" McKenzie is running for his life. Though Macs never even made a pot of coffee, he talks his way onto a cattle drive heading west as a chuckwagon cook. Turns out he has a natural talent for turning salt pork and dried beans into culinary gold. He's as good with a pot and pan as he is with a gun.

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Genre: Western fiction.

Other Authors: Johnstone, J. A., author.

ISBN: 9781496708205

Edition: First Kensington Books hardcover edition.

Description: 298 pages ; 22 cm

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