Scouting with Daniel Boone
Scouting with Daniel Boone is a classic American frontier history text by Everett T. Tomlinson. Perhaps not unnaturally in certain details there is a slight confusion or divergence in the various works that recount the heroic deeds of Daniel Boone. The men of that day were making history rather than recording what they did. There is, however, a striking uniformity in all the records as to the simple faith and almost fatalistic conviction of Daniel Boone that he was called to be a pathfinder for the new nation in America. His courage, reverence, rugged honesty, and unselfishness, his childlike simplicity that was mixed with a certain shrewdness, at least in his dealings with the Indians, are, however, qualities in which the historians mostly agree.
- Paperback | 190 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 10.92mm | 344.73g
- 06 Mar 2015
- Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
- Illustrations, black and white