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Davy Crockett (Landmark Books)

3.62  ·  Rating Details ·  24 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Hardcover, 0 pages
Published January 1st 1963 by Random House Trade (first published June 1st 1955)
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Mike (the Paladin)
Sep 06, 2010 Mike (the Paladin) rated it it was amazing
I read this as a may have been the first book I owned. I got it as soon as I could read. It was the late 1950s, Fess Parker WAS Davy Crockett and I lived in the mountains of Tennessee... of course I wanted the book. It's a boy's book about the young hero and I have managed to hold on to it for 50 years in spite of losing other books this one has somehow stayed with me. I rate it 5 because I hold it and a few others high in my memories of boyhood and my early love of reading. It brought ...more
Dec 17, 2010 Geraud rated it liked it
I read a book about the adventures of Davy Crockett as a kid, the book belonged to my dad when he was a kid, it was a french translation and I can't retrieve this book. So I figured out this was the book although I can't be sure. In any case it was a good read for a kid.
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I didn't like the style of the book or his life.
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