After Two Of His Sons Were Brutally Executed, A Civil War Farmer Reaped His Ruthless Revenge

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All around, the American Civil War is raging, and a man called Jack Hinson has just cocked his long muzzle-loading rifle. He has drawn a bead on a Unionist soldier – something he’s done various times before. And in a moment he’ll pull the trigger and send the unlucky trooper to his maker. This is the shocking story of how Hinson turned into a stone-cold killer.

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