Davy Crockett

Davy Crockett

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Davy Crockett was a child of the frontier, where violence and danger were everywhere. A hunter, soldier, and backwoods politician, he helped settle large swaths of the still-growing United States. In the process, he became an American legend, with his life and exploits dramatized?and often fictionalized?in film and TV. Renowned author George Edward Stanley tells the true story: his difficult childhood; his time in the militia fighting the Indians and the British; his decision to become a Justice of the Peace and eventually run for the Tennessee State Legislature; and his final stand, and death, at the famous battle of the Alamo.


Baker & Taylor
Describes the life and career of Davy Crockett, focusing on his work as a scout and pioneer in the early nineteenth century and his legendary death at the Alamo in 1836.

Baker
& Taylor

Loads of information are packed into each title of this series about world inventors and innovative thinkers, including time lines, sidebars, a glossary, maps, rare photographs, and world-class writing that makes these books accessible and dramatic.

Publisher: New York : Sterling, [2008]
Copyright Date: ©2008
ISBN: 9781402754999
140275499X
9781402760570
1402760574
Branch Call Number: JUV BIO Crockett, D 2008
Characteristics: 123 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 20 cm

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