Daniel Boone

Author: John Mack Faragher
Publisher: Holt Paperbacks
ISBN: 1429997060
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Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for History for 1993 In the first and most reliable biography of Daniel Boone in more than fifty years, award-winning historian Faragher brilliantly portrays America's famous frontier hero.

Daniel Boone

Author: Michael Lofaro
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813128862
Size: 40.67 MB
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The story of Daniel Boone offers new insights into the turbulent birth and growth of the nation and demonstrates why the frontier forms such a significant part of the American experience.

Daniel Boone

Author: Daniel Boone
Publisher: Applewood Books
ISBN: 1557094268
Size: 14.45 MB
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First published in the early 1800s, this true-life account set the record straight on the mythic Daniel Boone and established him as an American hero.

Daniel Boone

Author: Kristin Petrie
Publisher: ABDO Publishing Company
ISBN: 1617847828
Size: 54.70 MB
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After the final sale, Boone lost much of the land he had claimed in Missouri. The
U.S. government refused to acknowledge his land grants there, too. However, it
later granted Boone 850 acres (344 ha) for his services. But he was forced to sell
it to pay debts. In 1813, Rebecca died at the age of 73. Boone's health was also
failing. He hunted close to home due to arthritis. In Daniel Boone 1997 Cousteau
died 1974 Cousteau formed the Cousteau Society to protect marine life 1820, just
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Daniel Boone

Author: Stewart Edward White
Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.
ISBN: 1596053410
Size: 43.66 MB
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From Boone's childhood along the banks of the Delaware River-full of escapades "any normal and healthy boy would have revelled in"-to his cantankerous old age, in which he chafed to go further west to escape the encroachment of civilization ...

Daniel Boone

Author: John Bakeless
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803260900
Size: 45.75 MB
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In his introduction to this edition of Daniel Boone: Master of the Wilderness, Michael A. Lofaro, a professor of English at the University of Tennessee and the author of The Life and Adventures of Daniel Boone, assesses John Bakeless's ...

Daniel Boone

Author: Lucille Gulliver
Publisher: The Minerva Group, Inc.
ISBN: 0898755476
Size: 26.29 MB
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A biography of the legendary hero of the American frontier, emphasizing his skill as a woodsman, exploration of the Cumberland Gap, and relationship with native Americans.