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The Warrior's Path

The Sacketts, Book 3
Narrated by: Jonn Curless
Series: The Sacketts, Book 3
Length: 6 hrs and 55 mins
Categories: Fiction, Historical
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Publisher's Summary

Filled with exciting tales of the frontier, the chronicle of the Sackett family is perhaps the crowning achievement of one of our greatest storytellers. In The Warrior's Path, L'Amour tells the story of Yance and Kin Sackett, two brothers who are the last hope of a young woman who faces a fate worse than death.

When Yance Sackett's sister-in-law is kidnapped, Yance and his brother Kin race north from Carolina to find her. They arrive at a superstitious town rife with rumors, and learn that someone very powerful was behind Diana's disappearance.

To bring the culprit to justice, one brother must sail to the exotic West Indies. There, among pirates, cutthroats, and ruthless "businessmen", he will apply the skills he learned as a frontiersman to an unfamiliar world, a world where one false move means instant death.

Don't miss other titles in The Sacketts series.
©1980 Louis L'Amour Enterprise, Inc. (P)1999 Random House, Inc. Random House Audio, a division of Random House, Inc.

Critic Reviews

"This story, like all of L'Amour's work, is great fun". (Library Journal)

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Takes me into the story

It accessable well researched and fun.
This is part of a series which flows nicely, this one is a ripping yarn our hero is unfailing. It feels like Solomon Kane than a western but it works.

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  • Kellie
  • 03-02-2007

Another Good One

This is another good Lamour book. The narrator is the same from book one and two. He does a good job with the different characters. I was afraid that I would be tired of the story line after the first two books, but that was not the case. This book was just as good and kept my attention.

If you like the first three Sackett books you might also like books by G.A. Henty ("In the Reign of Terror" is a good one to start with or "The Cat of Bubastes".). Lots of history and adventure that's good for all ages.

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  • adeline
  • 20-10-2011

A Good Western or A Good Eastern?

Amazing! A Western that goes Eastern and does it well. Another l'Amour twister that goes sailing off to the not too far East and returns with all the treasures sought got. John
Curless gives another flawless performance. Typical? Yes, for both author and narrator. Don't miss this one.......three high fives

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  • A Heth
  • 04-09-2019

A great story

A great story of character and strength. I completely loved the book. My kids enjoyed it too

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 17-08-2019

Excellent!

I love Louis Lamour and this is jus another example of superb storytelling by one of the best authors!

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  • Anonymous User
  • 14-08-2019

Another great book!

I enjoy all of Louis Lamour books and this is no exception. A great story line good reading and overall enjoyable book.

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  • Timothy
  • 17-07-2019

Timeless books, great for families

My grandfather had a collection of the Louis L'Amour books and I remember his talking about them, telling me the stories. Later my father started reading the books and after my grandfather died my dad got his collection. Recently after my father passed I found the entire repository of western novels, I only wish I had listened to them sooner so I could share in the stories the way my son and I do with the Zanth, monster hunters, and wild cards. These are great stories with timeless values and wonderful lessons. I recommend sharing with the kids sooner rather than later.

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  • Hayden
  • 20-06-2019

boring

the story is sluggish and my mind would wander waiting for something to happen to move the plot along. and move it does, I kept waiting for a resolution, the end of the story but it just kept rolling on. characters melted together and I didn't really care. I usually enjoy Louis Lamour but this one was rough.

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  • Masked Avenger!
  • 02-03-2019

This 's a fantastic book!

This book is excellent! It is about the sons of Barnibas Sackett. I highly recommend it!

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  • Kindle Customer
  • 20-10-2018

Always Great

Loius always weaves a good story with characters and places interlaced with real people and places.

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  • Raymond L. Johnson
  • 15-09-2018

Typical L'Amour

What can one say. Same author but a totally different story line while maintaining and building on the Sackett family line.