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The Resource David Crockett : the Lion of the West, Michael Wallis

David Crockett : the Lion of the West, Michael Wallis

Label
David Crockett : the Lion of the West
Title
David Crockett
Title remainder
the Lion of the West
Statement of responsibility
Michael Wallis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the legendary frontiersman, soldier, and martyr examines his life--from hunting bears in the unspoiled countryside to helping defend the Alamo--and aims to dispel long-held myths
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wallis, Michael
Dewey number
  • 976.8/04/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F436.C95
LC item number
W35 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crockett, Davy
  • United States
  • Pioneers
  • Legislators
  • Alamo (San Antonio, Tex.)
Label
David Crockett : the Lion of the West, Michael Wallis
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223096005229
  • 31223096005955
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-364) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Kilt him a b'ar" -- Born on a riverbank in Franklin -- The Crocketts arrive -- Over the mountain -- On the Nolichucky -- A boy's learning -- The Odyssey -- Rise above -- Lovesick -- Polly -- Finley's Gap -- Kentuck -- "Remember Fort Mims" -- "We shot them like dogs" -- Riding with Sharp Knife -- "Root hog or die" -- Cabin fever -- A tincture of luck -- "Itchy footed" -- "Natural born sense" -- Gentleman from the cane -- Land of the shakes -- In the eye of a "harricane" -- A fool for luck -- Big time -- "The victory is ours" -- Man without a party -- Trails of tears -- Lion of the west -- Bear-bit lion -- Go ahead -- Just a matter of time -- Gone to Texas -- Time of the comet -- El Alamo
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 380 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393067583
Lccn
2011000216
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • 601108943
  • (OCoLC)601108943
Label
David Crockett : the Lion of the West, Michael Wallis
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223096005229
  • 31223096005955
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-364) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Kilt him a b'ar" -- Born on a riverbank in Franklin -- The Crocketts arrive -- Over the mountain -- On the Nolichucky -- A boy's learning -- The Odyssey -- Rise above -- Lovesick -- Polly -- Finley's Gap -- Kentuck -- "Remember Fort Mims" -- "We shot them like dogs" -- Riding with Sharp Knife -- "Root hog or die" -- Cabin fever -- A tincture of luck -- "Itchy footed" -- "Natural born sense" -- Gentleman from the cane -- Land of the shakes -- In the eye of a "harricane" -- A fool for luck -- Big time -- "The victory is ours" -- Man without a party -- Trails of tears -- Lion of the west -- Bear-bit lion -- Go ahead -- Just a matter of time -- Gone to Texas -- Time of the comet -- El Alamo
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 380 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393067583
Lccn
2011000216
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • 601108943
  • (OCoLC)601108943

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