A rugged frontiersman and a leader of pioneers, Daniel Boone starts life in Pennsylvania and ends it eighty-six years later in Missouri, an almost legendary character. Boone's longing for adventure, his bravery, and his foolishness are examined honestly in this biography that sings the praises of pioneer men and women in words and vigorous drawings.
- Nonfiction, Biography
- John Newbery Medal 1940 (Medal Winner)
- Format: Book
- ISBN: 9780670255894