Men to Match My Mountains: The Opening of the Far West, 18401900 The Opening of the Far West, 18401900, Irving Stone
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Men to Match My Mountains: The Opening of the Far West, 18401900

Author: Irving Stone

Narrator: Traber Burns

Unabridged: 22 hr 47 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Published: 06/26/2018

Genre: History - North America

Synopsis

Acclaimed author of biographical and historical fiction Irving Stone turns his magnificent talent to telling Americas most colorful and exciting storythe opening of the Far West.Men to Match My Mountains is a true historical masterpiece, an unforgettable pageant of giantsmen like John Sutter, whose dream of paradise was shattered by the California Gold Rush; Brigham Young and the Mormons, who tamed the desert with Bible texts; and the silver kings and the miners, who developed Nevadas Comstock Lode and settled the Rockies.America called for greatnessand got it. There is nothing in history to match the stories of these men who braved wilderness to bring new nation to the shores of the Pacific.

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