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The Resource Daniel Boone : the life and legend of an American pioneer, John Mack Faragher

Daniel Boone : the life and legend of an American pioneer, John Mack Faragher

Label
Daniel Boone : the life and legend of an American pioneer
Title
Daniel Boone
Title remainder
the life and legend of an American pioneer
Statement of responsibility
John Mack Faragher
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait defines the man and the times he helped shape, drawing from popular narrative, the public record, and scraps of documentation from Boone's own hand
Summary
Recreates the early life of the frontier hero who blazed a trail through the Cumberland Gap and led the first white settlers into Kentucky
Award
Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Biography, 1993.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
154347
Cataloging source
SVP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Faragher, John Mack
Dewey number
976.903
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F454.B66
LC item number
F37 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boone, Daniel
  • Pioneers
  • Kentucky
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Boone, Daniel
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Pioneers
  • Kentucky
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life and legend of an American pioneer
Label
Daniel Boone : the life and legend of an American pioneer, John Mack Faragher
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Winner Los Angeles Times Book Prize--Label on cover
  • "First published in hardcover by Henry Holt and Company, Inc. in 1992"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-418) 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
Control code
ocm29962472
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Owl book ed.
Extent
xviii, 429 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780805030075
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)29962472
Label
Daniel Boone : the life and legend of an American pioneer, John Mack Faragher
Publication
Note
  • "Winner Los Angeles Times Book Prize--Label on cover
  • "First published in hardcover by Henry Holt and Company, Inc. in 1992"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-418) 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
Control code
ocm29962472
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Owl book ed.
Extent
xviii, 429 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780805030075
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)29962472

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