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Our American West, Vol 1

Gary McCarthy

In Our American West, Volume 1, discover humor, tragedy and courage in every one of these delightful stories. Gary McCarthy has been writing about the American West for thirty years and these are some of his favorite topics written – not for the expert or scholar – but for all the armchair admirers of thing historically written. Some of these exciting subjects are fairly well known such as Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, but even here you will discover things about these daring outlaws that you probably didn’t know. Stories of coyotes, burros, jackrabbits and mustangs – the “untamed ones” that are oh so very important threads in the rich and textured tapestry of our western heritage. Black Bart, the gentle stagecoach robber, Lola Montez, the famous “Spider Dancer,” Charles Russell was famous for his art, but one of his dearest friends, Will Rogers thought of him as an equally gifted storyteller. “Bet A Million” Gates whose bold Texas wager transformed the entire face and future of the American West. In this fascinating listen, you will learn about explorers, adventurers, the famous and almost famous, and about legends like Joaquin Murieta.

In Our American West, Volume 1, discover humor, tragedy and courage in every one of these delightful stories. Gary McCarthy has been writing about the American West for thirty years and these are some of his favorite topics written – not for the expert or scholar – but for all the armchair admirers of thing historically written. Some of these exciting subjects are fairly well known such as Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, but even here you will discover things about these daring outlaws that you probably didn’t know. Stories of coyotes, burros, jackrabbits and mustangs – the “untamed ones” that are oh so very important threads in the rich and textured tapestry of our western heritage. Black Bart, the gentle stagecoach robber, Lola Montez, the famous “Spider Dancer,” Charles Russell was famous for his art, but one of his dearest friends, Will Rogers thought of him as an equally gifted storyteller. “Bet A Million” Gates whose bold Texas wager transformed the entire face and future of the American West. In this fascinating listen, you will learn about explorers, adventurers, the famous and almost famous, and about legends like Joaquin Murieta.
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Genres:

Western

Description:

In Our American West, Volume 1, discover humor, tragedy and courage in every one of these delightful stories. Gary McCarthy has been writing about the American West for thirty years and these are some of his favorite topics written – not for the expert or scholar – but for all the armchair admirers of thing historically written. Some of these exciting subjects are fairly well known such as Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, but even here you will discover things about these daring outlaws that you probably didn’t know. Stories of coyotes, burros, jackrabbits and mustangs – the “untamed ones” that are oh so very important threads in the rich and textured tapestry of our western heritage. Black Bart, the gentle stagecoach robber, Lola Montez, the famous “Spider Dancer,” Charles Russell was famous for his art, but one of his dearest friends, Will Rogers thought of him as an equally gifted storyteller. “Bet A Million” Gates whose bold Texas wager transformed the entire face and future of the American West. In this fascinating listen, you will learn about explorers, adventurers, the famous and almost famous, and about legends like Joaquin Murieta.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Rusty Nelson

Length:

4h 5m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

08:35


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

09:53


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

14:05


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

09:20


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

08:25


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

07:34


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

07:14


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

08:13


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

07:33


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

08:39


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

08:02


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

09:46


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

15:08


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

09:46


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

07:45


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

08:17


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

08:15


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

11:42


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

09:15


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

09:36


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

08:39


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

08:31


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

07:29


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

14:41


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

09:42


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

09:54