Prolific pulp action novelist Len Levinson's Desert Hawks takes place during the violence of the Apache Wars in the American Southwest, beginning in 1846. Packed with historical detail, this epic story tracks the blonde and all-American Lieutenant Nathanial Barrington's heroics on battlefields from Texas to New Mexico, and his struggle to choose between two different lovers on the wide frontier. Audiobook performer Bill Quinn's deep, masculine voice perfectly captures the brave, manly character of Lieutenant Barrington, sweeping up listeners in this carefully-wrought tale of love and war in the rugged beauty of the Southwest.
The year was 1846 and the great American Southwest was the prize in an epic conflict. The U.S. Army and the army of Mexico met in a battle that would shape the course of history, while the legendary Apache warrior chief Mangas Coloradas looked on, determined to defend his ancestral lands and age-old tribal traditions against either of the invaders or both. On this bloody battlefield young Lieutenant Nathanial Barrington faced his first great test of manhood...as he began a career that would take him to the heart of the conflict sweeping over the West from Texas to New Mexico...and plunge him into passions that would force him to choose between two very different frontier beauties.
This enthralling first novel of The Apache Wars Saga captures the drama and real history of a struggle in which no side wanted to surrender...in a series alive with all the excitement and adventures of brave men and women white and Native American who decided the future of America.