In the second part of Michael’s talk on How the West was Lost, we hear about:
- The Indian Wars
- The Californian Gold Rush
- The effect of the settlers on the West
- The birth of the Cowboy legend
- Many of the big names of the West such as the Earps, the OK Corral etc.
The West was fascinating, it is vast and interesting, to get an idea of its vastness listen to the podcasts in Series 1 of US Rail Journeys on this site.
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