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Born on a mountaintop : on the road with Davy Crockett and the ghosts of the wild frontier /

As with all great legends, Davy Crockett's has been retold many times. One could argue that there are three distinct Crocketts: the real David as he was before he became famous; the celebrity politician whose backwoods image Crockett himself created, then lost control of; and the mythic Davy we... Full description

Main Author: Thompson, Bob, 1950 August 28-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Crown Trade Group, 2012
Edition: First edition.
Contents: "Play that song again" -- Remember Kings Mountain! -- The ballad of Polly Finley -- David Crockett, Indian fighter -- Go west, poor man -- Crockett goes rogue -- "Don't get above your raisin'" -- "The richest country in the world" -- "Crocket goes a-head, though dead" -- "The whole country came unglued" -- Soldiers in the Crocket wars -- The ghosts of Davy Crockett.
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