Title Boone A Biography
Publisher Algonquin Books 2008
1565126157 / 9781565126152
Seller ID 7613
Has reading wear and slight book bend with text that is clean and unmarked. ; Shannon Ravenel Books; 1.3 x 8.8 x 6 Inches; 538 pages; The story of Daniel Boone is the story of America—its ideals, its promise, its romance, and its destiny. Bestselling, critically acclaimed author Robert Morgan reveals the complex character of a frontiersman whose heroic life was far stranger and more fascinating than the myths that surround him.
This rich, authoritative biography offers a wholly new perspective on a man who has been an American icon for more than two hundred years—a hero as important to American history as his more political contemporaries George Washington and Benjamin Franklin. Extensive endnotes, cultural and historical background material, and maps and illustrations underscore the scope of this distinguished and immensely entertaining work.
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