Crockett, David


Subject:
U.S. History By Place , Notable People: Government , Politicians , Texas

Description:
Biography of David (Davy) Crockett (1786-1836), "frontiersman, congressman, and defender of the Alamo." Includes highlights from Crockett's life and career, and discussion of some of the events that led to his status as a folk hero. Includes a brief bibliography. From the Handbook of Texas, published by the Texas State Historical Association.

Creator:
Lofaro, Michael A.

Publisher:
The Texas State Historical Association

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/CC/fcr24.html


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