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4 articles avec the american west

The spirit of the West

The spirit of the West

The Spirit of the West is a mix of freedom, huge risks and responsabilities, excitement, danger, success, a new life in a vast place where everything seems possible. It's where life and death are so close, where poor become rich, where average people...

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Legend of the Old West: Ok Corral

Legend of the Old West: Ok Corral

THE AMERICAN WEST : LEGEND OF THE OK CORRAL After Custer's Last Stand, the extraordinary BBC program (2007) takes a look on the shoot-out at OK Corral, when the lawmen shot the gangsters... and when Wyatt Earp became an immortal legend. Enjoy this new...

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Buffalo Bill

Buffalo Bill

HEROES OF THE WEST: BUFFALO BILL William F. Cody was born on February 26, 1846 near Leclair, Iowa. In 1854 his family moved to settle on lands in what would soon be Kansas Territory. Young William’s father died in 1857, leaving the boy to help provide...

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Buffalo soldiers

HEROES OF THE WEST: THE BUFFALO SOLDIERS Known to be excellent soldiers, the black units of the US cavalry were feared by the Indians. The Buffalo soldiers (named as such by the Indians because their hair looked like the skin of buffaloes) cleared the...

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