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Daniel Boone and his son Nathan Boone

 Daniel BooneHunters, trappers, surveyors, road builders, businessmen and much more the Boone family played vital roles in the pioneering of the American frontier. More

Land of Lincoln

 Land of LincolnFebruary 12, 2009, marks the bicentennial of Abraham Lincoln’s birth.  To commemorate the anniversary, publishers are releasing a greater than normal amount of books about our 16th President.  One of the best new titles is Land of Lincoln:  Adventures in Abe’s America by Andrew Ferguson.  More