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196094: Heroes of History: Daniel Boone, Frontiersman Heroes of History: Daniel Boone, Frontiersman
By Janet & Geoff Benge / Emerald Books

In search of open spaces and land to call his own, Daniel Boone fearlessly led a band of brave settlers into the bountiful Kentucky wilderness. Daniel's expert hunting ability, incredible outdoor survival skills, and courage under fire helped his companions stay alive in a dangerous and unknown land despite threatening encounters with soldiers, Indians, and even other settlers.

With consistent historical depth and an engaging narrative style, Heroes of History chronicles the remarkable true stories of fascinating men and women who changed the course of history.

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751196: Daniel Boone: The Opening of the Wilderness Daniel Boone: The Opening of the Wilderness
By John Mason Brown / Sterling Publishing Co., Inc.

Opening the Kentucky wilderness to European-American settlers, Daniel Boone led an incredible life of adventure and danger. One of America's frontier legends, learn how this skilled and clever woodsman went out to seek for new territory, found animals, was captured by Indians (and made peace with them later), and would lead settlers through the Cumberland Gap. 159 indexed pages, softcover.

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439022: Who Was Daniel Boone? Who Was Daniel Boone?
By Sydelle Kramer / Grosset & Dunlap

Full of adventure that will keep young children reading, Who Was Daniel Boone tells the story of the frontiersman's life, from his youth spent hunting to his frequent moves and his opening up the Kentucky landscape for European-American settlers. With quotes woven seamlessly into the narrative and lots of humorous pen-and-ink illustrations, this is a remarkably detailed look at a fascinating American man. 105 pages, softcover. Grade 3.

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476903: Daniel Boone"s Own Story & The Adventures of Daniel Boone Daniel Boone's Own Story & The Adventures of Daniel Boone
By Daniel Boone & Frances Lister Hawkes / Dover Publications


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Boone Gravesite - Creative Commons

Boone Station monument

Boone picture - flickr user cliff1066

Daniel Boone homestead- flickr user mlochk22@