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Davy Crockett (In Their Own Words)
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This unique biography of Davy Crockett uses personal recollections, letters, and newspaper articles to tell the fascinating story of his life.
"I stood no chance to become great in any other way than by accident."
With these words, Davy Crockett reflects on his extraordinary journey from growing up in the backwoods of Tennessee to becoming a congressperson in Washington, D.C. People often do not know the truth about the man made famous for the crucial role he played in the Battle of the Alamo.
Kids will find out about Davy's well-known sense of humor and dedication to helping those around him in this exciting biography.
This biography of the great American frontiersman describes his extraordinary journey, from growing up in the backwoods of Tennessee to becoming a Congressman in Washington to the crucial role he played at the Battle of the Alamo in Texas. Featured 30 b&w illustrations, historic prints, and photographs.
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