Go Ahead, Davy Crockett!

Walter E. Bezanson

Abstract


Bezanon, who founded an undergraduate major in American Civilzation at Rutgers, investigates the Library's "Crockett's Almanac: Scenes in River Life, Feats on the Lakes, Manners in the Back Woods, Adventures in Texas, &c, &c.," (Philadelphia and New York, 1846), for sources of the Davy Crockett myth.

Keywords


American Studies; Davy Crockett; Books;

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.14713/jrul.v12i2.1260