Crockett of Tennessee by Cameron Judd audiobook

Crockett of Tennessee: A Novel Based on the Life and Times of David Crockett

By Cameron Judd
Read by Allan Robertson

Dreamscape 9780553568561
17.17 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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From humble beginnings in rural Tennessee to his heroic death defending the Alamo, frontiersman, adventurer, and politician David Davy Crockett embodies the spirit and ideals of the national character. Even during his lifetime, tales of the sharpshooting, skilled woodsman were—to his delight—told, retold, and elaborated on. As a US congressman, the former Creek War militiaman steadfastly opposed President Andrew Jackson’s Indian Removal Act. As a soldier, he made the ultimate sacrifice fighting for an independent Texas. Nearly two centuries after his untimely demise, he remains a legendary figure in American lore. In this fictional account of Crockett’s life, author Cameron Judd offers a nuanced portrait of the man behind the myth.

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Summary

Summary

From humble beginnings in rural Tennessee to his heroic death defending the Alamo, frontiersman, adventurer, and politician David Davy Crockett embodies the spirit and ideals of the national character. Even during his lifetime, tales of the sharpshooting, skilled woodsman were—to his delight—told, retold, and elaborated on. As a US congressman, the former Creek War militiaman steadfastly opposed President Andrew Jackson’s Indian Removal Act. As a soldier, he made the ultimate sacrifice fighting for an independent Texas. Nearly two centuries after his untimely demise, he remains a legendary figure in American lore. In this fictional account of Crockett’s life, author Cameron Judd offers a nuanced portrait of the man behind the myth.

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Editorial Reviews

“A heartfelt attempt to glimpse the soul of an American hero. By any standard, Judd succeeds.” Booklist

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Author Bio: Cameron Judd

Author Bio: Cameron Judd

Cameron Judd is the author of more than thirty historical and Western novels, and is an award-winning newspaperman. Two of his novels, Crockett of Tennessee and The Canebrake Men, were national finalists in the annual Spur Awards competition of Western Writers of America. He lives near Greeneville, Tennessee, with his wife.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction/Historical
Runtime: 17.17
Audience: Adult
Language: English