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The taking of Jemima Boone : colonial settlers, tribal nations, and the kidnap that shaped America / Matthew Pearl.

Pearl, Matthew, (author.).

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North Kansas City Public Library 976.902092 PEARL 2021 (Text) 0001002382834 Nonfiction New In transit -

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-260) and index.
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Explores the little-known true story of the kidnapping of thirteen-year-old Jemima Boone, Daniel Boone's daughter, by a Cherokee-Shawnee raiding party and the ensuing battle with reverberations that nobody could predict.
Subject: Boone, Jemima > Captivity.
Boone, Daniel, 1734-1820.
Indian captivities > Kentucky > History > 18th century.
Indians of North America > Kentucky > History > 18th century.
Kentucky > History > 18th century.

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