My Father, Daniel Boone: The Draper Interviews with Nathan Boone (Paperback)

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By Neal O. Hammon (Editor)
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One of the most famous figures of the frontier, Daniel Boone clashed with the Shawnee and sought to exploit the riches of a newly settled region. Despite Boone's fame, his life remains wrapped in mystery. The Boone legend, which began with the publication of John Filson's The Adventures of Col. Daniel Boone and continues through modern times with Fess Parker's Daniel Boone series, has become a hopeless mix of fact and fiction. Born in 1815, archivist Lyman Draper was a tireless collector of of.

About the Author


Neal O. Hammon is an architect and amateur historian. He is the co-author of Virginia's Western War: 1775-1786 and numerous articles on Kentucky history.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780813134659
ISBN-10: 081313465X
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
Publication Date: March 25th, 2012
Pages: 200
Language: English