The searchers the making of an American legend

Title The searchers the making of an American legend
Names Frankel, Glenn.
Book Number DB076467
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Relates the 1836 abduction of nine-year-old Cynthia Ann Parker by Comanches and her 1860 rescue, which was the basis for Alan LeMay's novel The Searchers (DB 69294) and the 1956 film of the same name directed by John Ford, starring John Wayne. Violence and some strong language. Bestseller. 2013.
Narrator Bernson, Barry.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Bestseller - Non-Fiction - BEN
History - History of the American West - HUSW
History - HST
History, United States - HUS
Audience Notes Male narrator.
Contains strong language.
Contains violence.
LC Subject Comanche Indians - Texas - History - 19th century
Historical films - United States - History and criticism
Indian captivities - Texas
Massacres - Texas - History - 19th century
Motion pictures and history
Call Number 791.4372 ANF
Language English
Released 2013
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2013 (American Printing House for the Blind, recording studio)
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : Bloomsbury USA, 2013. 9781608191055
This item is currently in your Book Basket.