Son of the Morning Star

  • by Evan S. Connell
  • Narrated by Adrian Cronauer
  • 20 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

This national best-seller vividly reconstructs one of the most unbelievable and controversial battles in American military history—General Custer’s Last Stand in 1876. Why would a seasoned leader like Custer lead 200 U.S. Army soldiers into battle against 2,000 Native American warriors? The answer lies in this book, which captures in stunning detail the heroism, foolishness, and brutality that led to this legendary battle.

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Interesting, but...

Would you say that listening to this book was time well-spent? Why or why not?

It has lots of interesting factoids and gives a terrific sense of place and time and attitudes of the day, but it sure jumps around a lot.


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- Arthur Everett

Excellent story

Son of the Morning Star is a great story about George Custer that is very well researched and detailed.

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- LARRY LOUID FLYNN

Book Details

  • Release Date: 11-18-2011
  • Publisher: Recorded Books