Condor Canyon by L. J. Martin
Approx. 77,350 words.
Published on November 29, 2013.
After fighting for independence in the war against Mexico, Clint Ryan carved out a homestead in the wild San Joaquin Valley. A gringo to the Californios, a white eye to the Indians, an obstacle to the miners, a target to those who'd tried to cross him, he only wanted to raise fine horses and be left alone. But they wouldn't!