Black Gold on the Double Diamond
NoteThis is a USED book
The Canadian Rockies provide an outstanding setting for this compelling story written by Britain's leading adventure novelist, Hammond Innes, writing under the name of Ralph Hammond.It is the story of young Alan Hislop whose life is transformed when he is taken on a flight to trace his Canadian-born father...He is allowed to stay on the Double Diamond Ranch with his uncle. Alan knows nothing about cattle and ranching, but he can ride 'a bit' and so is able to work with the boys on the ranch.
He rides out with them every morning, living and dreaming horses and listening to their stories of wagon racing, stampedes, round-ups and 'wild cats'.