The Resource Frontiersman : Daniel Boone and the making of America, Meredith Mason Brown

Frontiersman : Daniel Boone and the making of America, Meredith Mason Brown

Label
Frontiersman : Daniel Boone and the making of America
Title
Frontiersman
Title remainder
Daniel Boone and the making of America
Statement of responsibility
Meredith Mason Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Supported with copious maps, illustrations, endnotes, and a detailed chronology of Boone's life, Frontiersman provides a fresh and accurate rendering of a man most people know only as a folk hero--and of the nation that has mythologized him for over two centuries
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
  • 976.9/02092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F454.B66
LC item number
B77 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Southern biography series
Label
Frontiersman : Daniel Boone and the making of America, Meredith Mason Brown
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-341) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Old Boone -- Quakers in Pennsylvania, settlers in backcountry North Carolina -- Braddock's defeat: how not to fight Indians -- A good wife -- Long hunts -- Boone's first hunts in Kentucky -- Boone begins to open the wilderness: the first attempt to settle Kentucky -- Transylvania, the wilderness road, and the building of Boonesborough -- Dark and bloody ground: an introduction to Kentucky during the Revolutionary War -- The capture and rescue of the girls -- The Shawnees capture Boone -- Boone among the Shawnees -- The siege of Boonesborough -- Indian raids and the Battle of the Blue Licks -- White and Indians -- Trading and land speculation: master of all he surveyed? -- Living legend, shrinking fortune -- Out to Missouri -- Boone in Missouri -- Last days -- Life after death
Control code
ocn299041928
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 375 pages, [10] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807146255
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35760734
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)299041928
  • pebcs0807134589

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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