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The frontiersman the real life and the many legends of Davy Crockett by Mark Derr

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Published by W. Morrow in New York .
Written in English



  • Tennessee,
  • United States


  • Crockett, Davy, 1786-1836.,
  • Crockett, Davy, 1786-1836 -- Legends.,
  • United States. Congress. House -- Biography.,
  • Pioneers -- Tennessee -- Biography.,
  • Legislators -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Tennessee -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-295) and index.

Other titlesFrontiers man.
StatementMark Derr.
LC ClassificationsF436.C95 D47 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination304 p. :
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1736828M
ISBN 100688096565
LC Control Number92041921

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