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Maverick: The American Name That Became a Legend

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A cultural exploration of the iconic word and the family who made it legend

By definition, a maverick is a “lone dissenter” who “takes an independent stand apart from his or her associates” or “a person pursuing rebellious, even potentially disruptive policies or ideas.” The word maverick has evolved in the English language from being the term for an unbranded stray calf to
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Published November 8th 2017 by Trinity University Press
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Peggy
Nov 14, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Worth your time

This is a pleasant, fascinating dip into word and family history. Again I must add that it is well worth your time!
Michelle Tejada
Aug 10, 2018 rated it liked it
This book partly told the story of a man and partly explored the use of the word "Maverick." The two parts did not seem to mesh well. However, the author had researched well and it was interesting.
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A fine and well told history of the word and the man--and the family--that inspired it.
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