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Blood and treasure : Daniel Boone and the fight for America's first frontier / Bob Drury and Tom Clavin.

Drury, Bob, (author.). Clavin, Tom, (author.).

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  • 3 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola LP B BOONE D (Text) 33118000197030 Adult: Large Print New Checked out 05/25/2021
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg LP BIO BOONE (Text) 32826014311450 New Books Available -
Greentown PL - Greentown B BOONE LARGE PRINT (Text) 75342000091217 Biography Large Print Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield L.P. 921 Boone (Text) 31208912052448 new large print Checked out 05/29/2021
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library 976.9 DRU (Text) 78731000521186 New Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432886592
  • Physical Description: 623 pages (large print) : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
  • Edition: Large Print Edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, ME : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2021.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references: p. 595-620.
Summary, etc.:
It is the mid-eighteenth century, and in the 13 colonies founded by Great Britain, anxious colonists desperate to conquer and settle North America's "First Frontier" beyond the Appalachian Mountains engage in a never-ending series of bloody battles. These violent conflicts are waged against the Native American tribes whose lands they covet, the French, and finally against the mother country itself in an American Revolution destined to reverberate around the world. This is the setting for this epic narrative of none other than America's first and arguably greatest pathfinder, Daniel Boone. This fast-paced and fiery narrative, fueled by contemporary diaries and journals, newspaper reports, and eyewitness accounts, is a stirring chronicle of the conflict over America's "First Frontier."
Subject: Boone, Daniel, 1734-1820.
Pioneers > Kentucky > Biography.
Explorers > Kentucky > Biography.
Indians of North America > Wars > 1750-1815
Frontier and pioneer life > Kentucky.
Frontier and pioneer life > United States.
United States > Territorial expansion.
Kentucky.
United States.
Biographies.
Genre: Large type books.

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