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JAMES SMITH, Frontier Patriot
A biographical profile of Colonel James Smith 1737-1812

Special Genealogy Sale Dedicated to the Author

Thomas Price Smith (Died January 9, 2010)

Signed by the author

Brand new in mint condition. SIGNED / 4TH PRINTING, © Copyright 2003, 124 page 7 1/2 in x 10 in softcover. For the first time this book brings together important early information about the interesting life of this relatively unknown early American hero. He was captured and lived with the indians for 5 years. He escaped, returned home and became the leader of the infamous and patriotic "Black Boys," which fought the Indians and later, the British on the Western Frontier. This book contains original art work by the author.


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