The Resource David Crockett, Michael Wallis, (electronic resource)

David Crockett, Michael Wallis, (electronic resource)

Label
David Crockett
Title
David Crockett
Statement of responsibility
Michael Wallis
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
His name was David Crockett. He never signed his name any other way, but popular culture transformed his memory into "Davy Crockett," and Hollywood gave him a raccoon hat he hardly ever wore. Bestselling historian Michael Wallis casts a fresh look at the frontiersman, storyteller, and politician behind these legendary stories. Born into a humble Tennessee family in 1786, Crockett never "killed him a b'ar" when he was only three. But he did cut a huge swath across early-nineteenth-century America-as a bear hunter, a frontier explorer, a soldier serving under Andrew Jackson, an unlikely congressman, and, finally, a martyr in his now-controversial death at the Alamo. Wallis's David Crockett is more than a riveting story. It is a revelatory, authoritative biography that separates fact from fiction, providing us with an extraordinary evocation of a true American hero and the rough-and-tumble times in which he lived
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technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by John Pruden
Target audience
adult
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David Crockett, Michael Wallis, (electronic resource)
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David Crockett, Michael Wallis, (electronic resource)
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Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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Content category
spoken word
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT10755172
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https://secure.syndetics.com/index.aspx?isbn=9781452620688/LC.GIF&client=780-496-1833&type=xw12&upc=&oclc=%28Sirsi%29%20MWT10755172
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 streaming audio file (10hr., 30 min.))
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unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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Isbn
9781452620688
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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unknown
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10755172
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Reformatting quality
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Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
10755172
System control number
  • (Sirsi) MWT10755172
  • MWT10755172
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
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