Mythmakers of the west : : shaping America's imagination

Title Mythmakers of the west : : shaping America's imagination
Names Murray, John A.
Book Number DBC13279
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation This book is about the American West--its myths and the people who shaped them. But it goes well beyond cowboys, settlers and miners. Mark Twain, John Wayne, Zane Grey, even Willie Nelson make the list of mythmakers of the West. The book also covers such unexpected topics as Marilyn Monroe, John Denver, the Beach Boys and the Mormon Tabernacle. The book explains the concept of the West and why the author included certain subjects.
Narrator Huckins, Sharon.
Local Subject Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Folklore & Fairy Tales - FOL
General Non-Fiction - GNF
History - History of the American West - HUSW
History - HST
History, United States - HUS
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Female narrator.
LC Subject Landscapes - West (U.S.)
Legends - West (U.S.)
Regionalism - West (U.S.)
West (U.S.) - Civilization
West (U.S.) - In mass media
West (U.S.) - Intellectual life
Call Number 978
Language English
Released 2001
Publication Info Denver : Colorado Talking Book Library, 2001
Original Publication Recorded from: Flagstaff, Ariz. : Northland Pub., 2001. 0873587723 9780873587723
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