David Crockett (FULL Audio Book): His Life and Adventures by John S.C. Abbott (1805 - 1877) David "Davy" Crockett (August 17, 1786 -- March 6, 1836) was a celebrated 19th century American folk hero, frontiersman, soldier and politician. He is commonly referred to in popular culture by the epithet "King of the Wild Frontier." He represented Tennessee in the U.S. House of Representatives, served in the Texas Revolution, and died at the Battle of the Alamo. This narrative attempts faithfully to Read more [...]
Daniel Boone (FULL Audio Book) by John S. C. Abbott (1805--1877) This is a detailed biography of the life and adventures of Daniel Boone. His accomplishments are brushed over in history classes these days and not given the recognition they deserve. This biography clearly paints a picture of the benevolent person of Daniel Boone as well as the achievements he made in furthering European settlement in America. (Summary by Allyson Hester)     Read more [...]