Record Details

Catalog Search

Boone : a biography / by Robert Morgan.

Electronic resources

Available copies

  • 38 of 38 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 38 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Akron Carnegie PL - Akron B BOO (Text) 75253000037560 Adult Biography Available -
Attica PL - Attica B BOONE (Text) 74231000042293 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 920 BOONE DANIEL (Text) 34706001091380 Non-Fiction 900-999 Available -
Boswell Grant Twp PL - Boswell B MOR (Text) 38144000246399 Biography Available -
Brazil PL - Brazil 976.96 M (Text) 38160000588317 Second Floor, Non-Fiction Available -
Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City B BOO (Text) 76893000241473 Adult Biographies Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola B BOONE (Text) 33118000118411 Adult: Biography Available -
Coatesville-Clay Twp PL - Coatesville B BOONE (Text) 78321000002699 Adult Biography Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville B BOO (Text) 32604020140859 DCTPLD AD Biography Available -
Dunkirk PL - Dunkirk 976.9-Mor (Text) 76381000076258 Reference Available -
Next 10 »

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781565124554
  • ISBN: 1565124553
  • Physical Description: xx, 538 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, genealogical table ; 24 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2007.

Content descriptions

General Note: "A Shannon Ravenel book."
Genealogical table on lining papers.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [501]-514) and index.
Summary, etc.: This sweeping biography is the story of early America--its ideals, its promise, its romance, and its destiny. Novelist Morgan transforms a mythic American hero--a legend in his own time--into a flesh-and-blood man, the man who was the largest spirit of his time. Hunter, explorer, settler, visionary, he was a trailblazer and a revolutionary--an American icon for more than two hundred years. Born in 1734, Boone served in the Virginia legislature, participated in the settling of the Middle West, fought in the French and Indian War and the Revolutionary War, and saw the election of his friend as the first president of the United States, the Louisiana Purchase, and the beginning of the Westward Expansion. Unlike many others of his time, he had a deep respect for the Indians, who taught him how to hunt, navigate, and survive in the wilderness he came to revere.--From publisher description.
Subject: Boone, Daniel, 1734-1820.
Pioneers > Kentucky > Biography.
Barr, Linda, 1944- Biography. Explorers.
Frontier and pioneer life > Kentucky.
Kentucky > Biography.
Kentucky > Discovery and exploration.

Additional Resources