The Resource A life wild and perilous : mountain men and the paths to the Pacific, Robert M. Utley, (electronic resource)

A life wild and perilous : mountain men and the paths to the Pacific, Robert M. Utley, (electronic resource)

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A life wild and perilous : mountain men and the paths to the Pacific
Title
A life wild and perilous
Title remainder
mountain men and the paths to the Pacific
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Robert M. Utley
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eng
Summary
If you have ever wondered what is was like to be an explorer in the unspoiled American West of the early 1800s, then this is the audiobook for you. Not only a groundbreaking work of American history by critically acclaimed author Robert M. Utley, A Life Wild and Perilous is also a dramatic story of innovation and survival. Here is your chance to live in the very heart of the American wilderness with legendary trappers and mountain men like Jim Bridger, Kit Carson, Tom Fitzpatrick, and Jedediah Smith. You will also see how these men played a major role in pushing our national frontier from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean, and fulfilling our nation's ideal of Manifest Destiny. Breathtaking in scope, yet filled with the seemingly small decisions that changed the course of a nation, A Life Wild and Perilous is a compelling and fascinating piece of Americana. Travelogue buffs and historians alike will delight in Richard M. Davidson's inspired telling of how the West was really won
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Downloadable applications available for access via iOS 4.0+ devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch) and Android 2.1+ devices.
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MdPfRBL
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1929-
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Utley, Robert M.
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history
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Narrated by Richard Davidson
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  • Davidson, Richard
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  • HISTORY / United States / General
  • History
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A life wild and perilous : mountain men and the paths to the Pacific, Robert M. Utley, (electronic resource)
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  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from title screen
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online resource
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rdacontent
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (13 hr., 57 min.)
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online
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Access restricted to subscribing institutions
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9781501933042
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rdamedia
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c
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Z12572
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  • other
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other
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(Sirsi) rbdZ12572
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  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Requires RBdigital Media Manager
  • System requirements: 200 MB of free disk space, 512 MB of RAM, Windows Installer 3.1, Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (x86 and x64), Windows Media Player 10 QA
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Label
A life wild and perilous : mountain men and the paths to the Pacific, Robert M. Utley, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from title screen
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
rbdZ12572
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (13 hr., 57 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781501933042
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
Z12572
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(Sirsi) rbdZ12572
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Requires RBdigital Media Manager
  • System requirements: 200 MB of free disk space, 512 MB of RAM, Windows Installer 3.1, Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (x86 and x64), Windows Media Player 10 QA
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
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