How the West Was Won: The Complete First Season is a family saga focusing on the lives of the Macahan family in the Old West. The leader of the family, Zeb Macahan (James Arness) is accustomed to the harsh realities of life on the frontier. His sister-in-law, Kate (Eva Marie Saint), alone since the death of her husband is struggling to maintain a home for her daughters and sons. Luke (Bruce Boxleitner), Kate's eldest son, is pursued by the law for desertion from the Union Army. Their stories are played out against a realistic recreation of the American West in that lusty, hard-hitting period when laws were frequently broken and progress was charted by individual suffering and survival.
Warner Home Video has announced that How the West Was Won - The Complete 1st Season
will come to DVD on July 9th
. Priced at $19.98 SRP, this 2-disc set's "first season" will actually consist of the 3-part miniseries and the TV movie, "The Macahans
." Here's a peek at the packaging for this title: