The Last Stand

The Last Stand

Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn

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  • CD
  • ISBN 9780142427699
  • 720 Minutes (Verify)
  • Penguin Audio
  • Adult


Unabridged CDs, 11 CDs, 14 hours

Read by TBA

The bestselling author of Mayflower revisits one of the most iconic and misunderstood stories of the American West.


“An engrossing, thoughtfully researched, and tautly written account of a critical chapter ni American history.”
–Los Angeles Times

“An evocative and cinematic narrative.”
–The New York Times

“A carefully historical account that is also a ripping good yarn.”
–The Wall Street Journal

Praise for Mayflower, finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in History

“Vivid and remarkably fresh…Philbrick has recast the Pilgrims for our age of searching and turmoil.”
The New York Times Book Review

“A signal achievement. Philbrick enlightens and even astounds.”

Praise for Sea of Glory, winner of the Theodore and Franklin D. Roosevelt Naval History Prize

“Brilliantly told…has to be among the best nonfiction books of this or any other year.”
Los Angeles Time Book Review

“A breathtaking account of one of history’s greatest adventures.”
Entertainment Weekly

From the Hardcover edition.