Louise Littleton Davis offers a collection of detailed, poignant accounts of the people and events that shaped the early history of Tennessee. In Frontier Tales of Tennessee, she traces the personal tragedies and triumphs that shaped the destinies of people struggling to build a young nation and that influenced the course of history itself. A “behind the historical scenes” perspective includes such notable figures as Sam Houston, Aaron Burr, and “Black Horse Harry” Lee.
About the Author
An award-winning writer of historical features for the Nashville Tennessean for more than 20 years, Louise Littleton Davis is a former vice-president of the Tennessee Historical Society and currently serves on the board of editorial advisers of the Tennessean Historical Quarterly.
FRONTIER TALES OF TENNESSEE
By Louise Littleton Davis
HISTORY / United States / State & Local / South
190 pp. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2
ISBN: 9780882894225 pb (F)