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The Adventures of Daniel Boone By Uncle Philip
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If you're a Baby Boomer you might remember the the Daniel Boone television series, which aired from 1964 to 1970. In the show Daniel Boone was a "big man" in a "coonskin cap", and... More > the "rippin'est, roarin'est, fightin'est man the frontier ever knew!" This was not the real Daniel Boone, who was neither big nor did not wear a coonskin cap. The real Daniel Boone (1734 - 1820) was an American explorer and pioneer whose life made him a man of legend in the early United States. Boone is most well know for his original exploration of what is now Kentucky, which lay outside of the Thirteen Colonies. Despite resistance from the native Americans, Boone forged the Wilderness Road through the Cumberland Gap in the Appalachian Mountains. He founded the village of Boonesborough, Kentucky, one of the first settlements west of the Appalachians to speak English. By the end of the 1700s, over 200,000 white folk migrated to the Kentucky using the route blazed by Daniel Boone.< Less
The Adventures of Daniel Boone: the Kentucky rifleman By Francis L. (Francis Lister) Hawks
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A Goose Story--Penny's Adventure By Jenny Ray & Jenny Hunt
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Penny is a young goose just wanting to be with her brother on his annual quest for the Alaska frontier, see what happens when she on her own.
Axis of Evil - Mystery Adventure in Pakistan By James Haley
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Having completed a cycle tour through India I decided to go to Islamabad in Pakistan to meet a man whom I had met years earlier in Thailand who had intrigued me with stories of adventure in the wild... More > North- West Frontier province. My background as a Chartered Surveyor served me well in Pakistan. Travel and work took me from the cities to the deserts and across the mountains to the border with Afghanistan. I was fascinated by that part of the world and had, years earlier, made a study of the life of Alexander the Great. I was now to see some of the historic places that he saw and tread the same soil. My loyalty to the ‘boss’, the curious stranger whom I had met in Thailand led me into this adventure, taking me across Asia, through China, Hong Kong, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and the UK. As I embarked on this mysterious adventure, little did I know how intertwined my life was to become with that of the curious stranger nor did I realize what an exciting and at times, dangerous adventure was about to unfold.< Less
Axis of Evil - Mystery Adventure in Pakistan By James Haley
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Having completed a cycle tour through India I decided to go to Islamabad in Pakistan to meet a man whom I had met years earlier in Thailand who had intrigued me with stories of adventure in the wild... More > North- West Frontier province. My background as a Chartered Surveyor served me well in Pakistan. Travel and work took me from the cities to the deserts and across the mountains to the border with Afghanistan. I was fascinated by that part of the world and had, years earlier, made a study of the life of Alexander the Great. I was now to see some of the historic places that he saw and tread the same soil. My loyalty to the ‘boss’, the curious stranger whom I had met in Thailand led me into this adventure, taking me across Asia, through China, Hong Kong, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and the UK. As I embarked on this mysterious adventure, little did I know how intertwined my life was to become with that of the curious stranger nor did I realize what an exciting and at times, dangerous adventure was about to unfold.< Less
Our Home in the Silver West: A Story of Struggle and Adventure By Gordon Stables
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The Perils and Adventures of Harry Skipwith by Land and Sea By William Henry Giles Kingston
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: William Henry Giles Kingston (28 February 1814 – 5 August... More > 1880), often credited as W. H. G. Kingston, was an English writer of boys' adventure novels.William Henry Giles Kingston was born in Harley Street, London on 28 February 1814. He was the eldest son of Lucy Henry Kingston (d.1852) and his wife Frances Sophia Rooke (b.1789), daughter of Sir Giles Rooke, Judge of the Court of Common Pleas. Kingston's paternal grandfather John Kingston (1736-1820) was a Member of Parliament who staunchly supported the Abolition of the Slave Trade, despite having a plantation in Demerara. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Henry_Giles_Kingston< Less
David Crockett: His Life and Adventures (Illustrated) By John S. C. Abbott
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David "Davy" Crockett 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... More > 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 record the influences under which David Crockett was reared and the incidents of his wild and wondrous life. It begins with his ancestors' immigration to the American wilderness, his adventures among the Indians, his political career in Tennessee and beyond, and ending with his heroic stand at the Alamo.< Less
Advanced Adventures #19: The Secret of the Callair Hills By Geoff Gander
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The Secret of the Callair Hills is an OSRIC(tm) module designed for 4-6 adventures of levels 3-5. The Callair Hills are a true frontier region. Bounded to the east by impassable mountains, to the... More > southeast by dark forests, and to the north by goblin lands, these windy hills are largely cut off from more civilized realms. If it were not for the rich veins of silver that lie close to the surface here and the passable soils, this region would have been entirely ignored throughout history. And now something is something rotten in the Callair Hills, and it seems bent upon murder most foul... If you enjoy this adventure, look for future releases in the Advanced Adventures line from Expeditious Retreat Press.< Less
Advanced Adventures #19: The Secret of the Callair Hills By Geoff Gander
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The Secret of the Callair Hills is an OSRIC(tm) module designed for 4-6 adventures of levels 3-5. The Callair Hills are a true frontier region. Bounded to the east by impassable mountains, to the... More > southeast by dark forests, and to the north by goblin lands, these windy hills are largely cut off from more civilized realms. If it were not for the rich veins of silver that lie close to the surface here and the passable soils, this region would have been entirely ignored throughout history. And now something is something rotten in the Callair Hills, and it seems bent upon murder most foul... If you enjoy this adventure, look for future releases in the Advanced Adventures line from Expeditious Retreat Press.< Less

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