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By Eric Fein

Persist with frontiersman and flesh presser Davy Crockett as he embarks on his historical trip to San Antonio, Texas, to guard the Alamo--and finally sacrifice his lifestyles. Readers stand facet by means of part with Crockett and the opposite decided American opponents of their conflict to win Texan independence from Mexico.

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