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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
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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
391139
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
NLM call number
B C938w
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crockett, Davy
  • United States
  • Crockett, Davy
  • United States
  • Siege of The Alamo (San Antonio, Texas : 1836)
  • Pioneers
  • Legislators
  • Alamo (San Antonio, Tex.)
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Legislators
  • Pioneers
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the lion of the West
Label
David Crockett : the Lion of the West, Michael Wallis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 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
Control code
ocn601108943
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 380 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781617935008
Lccn
2011000216
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Stock number
1317020
System control number
(OCoLC)601108943
Label
David Crockett : the Lion of the West, Michael Wallis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 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
Control code
ocn601108943
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 380 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781617935008
Lccn
2011000216
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Stock number
1317020
System control number
(OCoLC)601108943

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