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Tierra del Oro Book 1 Forty Grains of Black Powder

Tierra del Oro Book 1 Forty Grains of Black Powder

Author(s): RLB Hartmann

Location(s): Sonora

Genre(s): Historical

Era(s): 1870 - 1920

Forty Grains of Black Powder begins the Cordero saga with a son’s quest for revenge and freedom. Growing up surrounded by finery and lies, Ramón Cordero discovers a secret that will change his life, and that of generations to come.

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