Kit Carson's Own Story of His Life: As Dictated to Col.

Kit Carson's Own Story of His Life: As Dictated to Col. and Mrs. D. C. Peters about 1856-57❮PDF❯ ✭ Kit Carson's Own Story of His Life: As Dictated to Col. and Mrs. D. C. Peters about 1856-57 ✩ Author Kit Carson – Varanus.us Carson describes his travels and adventures throughout the Southwest and depicts his exploits with Indians and Mexicans Carson describes Own Story PDF/EPUB ¾ his travels and adventures throughout the Southwest and depicts his exploits with Indians and Mexicans.

Kit Carson's Own Story of His Life: As Dictated to Col.
  • Paperback
  • 140 pages
  • Kit Carson's Own Story of His Life: As Dictated to Col. and Mrs. D. C. Peters about 1856-57
  • Kit Carson
  • English
  • 03 October 2017
  • 1589760603

    10 thoughts on “Kit Carson's Own Story of His Life: As Dictated to Col.


  1. says:

    Kit Carson blazed historic trails across the American West His life of adventure and conflict in the untamed mountains and deserts is unparalleled It s a story of passion, grit, sacrifice, deceit, strength, love, loyalty, cruelty On and on Kit was the quintessential mountain man who seemed to be everywhere as frontier history was being made He was a multi shaded mix of peacemaker and warmonger, hero and villain Sadly, he was no storyteller Or perhaps the fault lies with his anemic memoiri Kit Carson blazed historic trails across the American West His life of adventure and conflict in the untamed mountains and deserts is unparalleled It s a story of passion, grit, sacrifice, deceit, strength, love, loyalty, cruelty On and on Kit was the quintessential mountain man who seemed to be everywhere as frontier history was being made He was a multi shaded mix of peacemaker and warmonger, hero and villain Sadly, he was no storyteller Or perhaps the fault lies with his anemic memoirists, Col and Mrs D.C Peters The result is a book as dry as sun baked adobe one that possesses all of the riveting plot twists of an actuarial table It may be the most boring memoir ever written by a man who lived a fascinating life For a year, this short book rested on my bedside table serving double duty as a sleep aid.I really should give it one star However, I m giving it two, because it teaches this lesson if you ve lived an epic life, and want that life jotted down, don t let a well meaning acquaintance do the jotting Choose your biographer carefully For a full blooded account of Kit Carson s momentous life, try BLOOD AND THUNDER, by Hampton Sides


  2. says:

    Interesting.

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