Matt Altmann, young son of Prince Carl, is as ambitious as his driven father when he heads west with his engineering know how. Bob Guthrie, foster brother of Mitt Stone, is more mature but as determined as Matt. Man, beasts, and the elements conspire to defeat both men on the Concho. Prince Carl makes a bizarre prophecy about his beloved son.
Matt is supported by the old guards of Prince Carl. M.L. Carter, fast with a gun, whip or horse works his magic to protect Bob. Both men give Colonel Mackenzie grief. Railo the renegade and Queno the Comanche chief drag Matt, Bob and their companions to the brink of disaster.
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