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Wyatt Earp, Jesse James, and Butch and Sundance. Lakota, Comanche and Apache. Wars, gunfights and robberies. This show covers the toughest lawmen, the wildest outlaws, and the deadliest towns — all the people and events that shaped the American West.

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    • 4.9 • 39 Ratings

Wyatt Earp, Jesse James, and Butch and Sundance. Lakota, Comanche and Apache. Wars, gunfights and robberies. This show covers the toughest lawmen, the wildest outlaws, and the deadliest towns — all the people and events that shaped the American West.

    LITTLE BIGHORN Ep. 6 | “131 Days”

    LITTLE BIGHORN Ep. 6 | “131 Days”

    The Montana Column arrives at the battlefield in the Little Bighorn Valley and helps the survivors of the siege of Reno Hill. The fate of Custer’s command finally becomes clear and the news will soon shock the country. Weeks after the Battle of the Little Bighorn, thousands of U.S. troopers conduct one more large-scale campaign, but they fail to find the villages of Crazy Horse and Sitting Bull. The famous chiefs and their followers remain free for a little while longer.

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    • 33 min
    LITTLE BIGHORN Ep. 5 | “The Siege of Reno Hill”

    LITTLE BIGHORN Ep. 5 | “The Siege of Reno Hill”

    On the second day of the Battle of the Little Bighorn, the combined companies of Major Marcus Reno and Captain Frederick Benteen must survive blistering heat, a shortage of water, the stench of death, and constant gunfire and attacks from the warriors who surround Reno Hill. The end of the day brings a glimmer of hope, but the soldiers still don’t know the fate of Custer’s command.
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    • 31 min
    LITTLE BIGHORN Ep. 4 | “Custer’s Last Stand”

    LITTLE BIGHORN Ep. 4 | “Custer’s Last Stand”

    Major Marcus Reno’s charge turns into a retreat and the survivors are trapped on a hill above the Little Bighorn River. At the other end of the valley, Custer leads a charge against the village in an attempt to capture the women and children. But more than 1,000 warriors overwhelm Custer’s companies before returning to the soldiers who are stuck on Reno Hill.
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    • 37 min
    LITTLE BIGHORN Ep. 3 | “Reno’s Charge”

    LITTLE BIGHORN Ep. 3 | “Reno’s Charge”

    After the Battle of the Rosebud, the Native American village moves to the valley of the Little Bighorn River. Custer leads the Dakota column as it follows the trail of the village. General Terry leads the Montana column with the hope of trapping the village between the two armies. But everything changes when the village discovers Custer’s command. Custer orders a spontaneous attack and the Battle of the Little Bighorn begins.
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    • 36 min
    LITTLE BIGHORN Ep. 2 | “Battle of the Rosebud”

    LITTLE BIGHORN Ep. 2 | “Battle of the Rosebud”

    Three army columns are in the field and the campaign is underway. The Montana column is the first to discover the enormous Native American village, but it’s slow to react. Sitting Bull participates in the Sun Dance ritual and receives his second vision about a battle with U.S. troops. While he recovers, hundreds of warriors engage the Wyoming Column in the first action of the campaign, the Battle of the Rosebud.
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    • 33 min
    LITTLE BIGHORN Ep. 1 | “A Hostile Declaration”

    LITTLE BIGHORN Ep. 1 | “A Hostile Declaration”

    The U.S. government tries and fails to buy the sacred Black Hills from the Lakota. As a result, President Ulysses S. Grant authorizes a plan to wage war on the Native American tribes of the Northern Plains. Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer believes he will lead part of the attack, but his job is in jeopardy when he offends the President. Meanwhile, in southern Montana, Lakota chief Sitting Bull has his first vision about an upcoming confrontation with U.S. Army soldiers.
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    • 34 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
39 Ratings

39 Ratings

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