The Life of Kit Carson is a biography that highlights the life of one remarkable American Frontiersman. His life was filled with bold adventures, personal hazards and hairbreadth escapes in Indian territory. He was a hunter and trapper in the Rocky Mountains, an Indian fighter on the western plains and
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-12 - Publisher: Sunstone Press
In 1826 17-year-old Christopher "Kit" Carson ran away from his job as apprentice to a saddler in Franklin, Mo., and joined a merchant caravan bound for Santa Fe. In the decades that followed, Carson gained renown as a trapper, hunter, guide, rancher, army courier, Indian agent, and military officer.