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Davy Crockett, frontier hero

the truth as he told it, the legend as friends built it

by Walter Blair

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Published by Coward-McCann in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crockett, Davy, 1786-1836

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Walter Blair ; illustrated by Richard Powers.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF436 .C9454
    The Physical Object
    Pagination215 p.
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6178583M
    LC Control Number55010792
    OCLC/WorldCa478967


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[Walter Blair; Richard Powers]. Parents need to know that Davy Crockett: King of the Wild Frontier is a Disney Western featuring the legendary hero of Alamo fame as portrayed by Fess Parker.

Disney+ warns the movie is presented "as originally created. It may contain outdated cultural depictions." This is a nod to Disney's awareness of biases depicted in its library of work 3/5. Sterling Biographies®: Davy Crockett: Frontier Legend by Stanley, George Edward and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Davy Crockett is a five-part serial which aired on ABC from – in one-hour episodes, on the Disneyland series.

The series stars Fess Parker as real-life frontiersman Davy Crockett and Buddy Ebsen as his friend, George Russel. The first three episodes of the serial were edited together as the theatrical film Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier () and rebroadcast Original network: ABC.

This easy-reading autobiography established Davy Crockett as a larger-than-life American hero and introduced tall tales of the frontier to a popular audience.

Written intwo years before the legendary Tennessean met his fate at the Alamo, it begins during Crockett's early childhood and concludes just before his entry to the U.S. Congress. Learn about famous frontiersman and Congressman Davy Crockett.

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