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ROBERTS, W.: Famous Heroes of the American West (Unabridged)


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ROBERTS, W.: Famous Heroes of the American West (Unabridged)

Famous Heroes of the American West is a lively account of the ‘Wild West’ and its renowned figures, narrated with vigour by Adam Sims. The lives of Davy Crockett, Christopher ‘Kit’ Carson, Calamity Jane and Sitting Bull, amongst others, are explored in detail. Their exploits, adventures and alliances make for fascinating listening.

Disc 1

  Famous Heroes of the American West (Unabridged)
1.   Introduction 00:05:46
2.   Daniel Boone 00:05:31
3.   In Boonesborough, Daniel immediately became… 00:06:20
4.   About the time that Daniel Boone was founding the town… 00:07:50
5.   Kit Carson 00:05:07
6.   Carson himself was not entirely happy… 00:04:15
7.   When the American Civil War began in 1861… 00:05:27
8.   Davy Crockett 00:06:37
9.   Davy Crockett finally arrived in Nacogdoches… 00:05:46
10.   Sitting Bull 00:04:38
11.   Though the traditional Indian weapons… 00:05:07
12.   Chief Joseph 00:05:07
13.   Unfortunately they had only just set out… 00:05:00

Disc 2

  Famous Heroes of the American West (Unabridged)
1.   Geronimo 00:05:13
2.   In the surrender terms, the United States authorities… 00:04:48
3.   Buffalo Bill Cody 00:05:56
4.   By this time, however, the lure of show business was in his blood… 00:07:37
5.   Because of the legends about him… 00:04:20
6.   Wild Bill Hickock 00:07:10
7.   Throughout his later life as a lawman and scout… 00:06:43
8.   Calamity Jane 00:07:35
9.   Wyatt Earp and the gunfight at the O.K. Corral 00:05:17
10.   In his off - duty time… 00:04:13
11.   In his role as deputy U.S. Marshal… 00:06:40
12.   After the explosive gunfight at the O.K. Corral… 00:05:34

Total Playing Time: 02:23:37

Roberts, William

Sims, Adam

Label: Naxos AudioBooks

Genre: Junior Classic Fiction

Catalogue No: NA0067

Barcode: 9781843795469

Physical Release: 06/2012

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