The Real Wild West

June 29, 2011

Hour 2: From the archives – Where do we get our image of the Wild West and just how accurate are the stories of cold-blooded outlaws and the lawmen sworn to bring them to justice? Earlier this year we talked with writer and Southwest Studies expert Mark Lee Gardner, author of “To Hell on a Fast Horse: The Untold Story of Billy the Kid and Pat Garrett” (Harper Paperbacks, 2011).


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