Big country, volume 1 : Stories of Louis L'Amour. / Louis L'Amour.
- ISBN: 9781481539647 (sound recording)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (2 audio files) : digital
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., and Buck 50 Productions, LLC, 2007.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Narrator: Stefan Rudnicki.
Louis L'Amour said the West was no place for the frightened or the mean. It was a "big country needing big men and women to live in it." The two stories in this collection provide a good sample of the kinds of people he had in mind. "Ride, You Tonto Raiders" Matt Sabre is a young and experienced gunfighter-but not a trouble seeker. However, when Billy Curtin calls him a liar and goes for his gun, Matt has no choice but to draw and fire. To his surprise, the dying man gives him $5,000 and begs him to take the money to his wife, who is alone in defending the family ranch in the Mogollons. A combination of guilt, regret, and wanting to do the right thing leads Matt Sabre to make that ride. "War Party" A boy on the brink of manhood, a resourceful frontier woman who has beauty as well as fortitude, and a strong male character who is single and therefore marriageable come together in this powerful, romantic, and...
|Target Audience Note:||
Text Difficulty 9 - Text Difficulty 12
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