The Hunters of Kentucky

A Narrative History of America's First Far West, 1750-1792

Ted Franklin Belue

The Hunters of Kentucky covers a wide range of frontier existence, from daily life and survival to wars, exploits, and even flora and fauna. The pioneers and their lives are profiled in biographical sketches, giving a rich sampling of the personalities involved in the United States' westward expansion.
Publication date:
September 2011
Publisher :
Stackpole Books
Language:
English
Illustration :
45
Format Available     Quantity Price
Paperback
ISBN : 9780811731195

Dimensions : 229 X 152 mm
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£14.95

Overview
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• Vivid biographical sketches of the personalities who pioneered U.S. westward expansion

The Hunters of Kentucky covers a wide range of frontier existence, from daily life and survival to wars, exploits, and even flora and fauna.

The pioneers and their lives are profiled in biographical sketches, giving a rich sampling of the personalities involved in the United States' westward expansion. Author Ted Franklin Belue's colourful and vivid prose brings these long-forgotten frontiersmen to life.

Using the Draper manuscripts and a variety of other primary sources Belue has woven together a fine narrative of life on the frontier.