Blood and Thunder

Kit Carson

When I saw that one of the peaks I planned to climb this fall was named for the legendary scout and soldier Kit Carson, I decided I should learn more about his life. The story spans nearly three decades and gives amazing details of the hardships and triumphs of an illiterate mountain man. 

Kit Carson was a bad man and after reading Blood and Thunder I am certain I don’t even know the meaning of tough — $14.


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