A wild West history of frontier Colorado : : pioneers, gunslingers & cattle kings on the eastern plains

Title A wild West history of frontier Colorado : : pioneers, gunslingers & cattle kings on the eastern plains
Names Gallagher, Jolie Anderson.
Book Number DBC13106
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation A collection of wild west tales about the early frontier history of Colorado's plains. Includes a look at some of the state's early pioneers, like the "59ers" who promoted the state through travel guides and newspapers, exaggerating tales of gold discovery and even providing inaccurate maps to promote settlement in the plains; the perils of living and traveling the major gold route; feuds; Indian fights; outlaws, and early rodeo history. Violence. 2011. Adult.
Narrator Sciacca, Frank.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
History - History of the American West - HUSW
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Male narrator.
LC Subject Frontier and pioneer life - Colorado
Outlaws - Colorado - Biography
Pioneers - Colorado - Biography
Plains - Colorado - History - 19th century
Ranch life - Colorado - History - 19th century
Ranchers - Colorado - Biography
Colorado - Biography
Colorado - History - To 1876
Colorado - History, Local
Colorado - Social life and customs - 19th century
Call Number 978.801 ANF
Language English
Released 2011
Publication Info Denver : Colorado Talking Book Library, 2011
Original Publication Recorded from: Charleston, SC : History Press, 2011. 9781609491956
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