1974

Carolyn Smith, "The Literary Image of Daniel Boone: A Changing Heroic Ideal in Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Popular Literature" (Ph.D. thesis, Department of English, University of Utah, 1974)

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FLINT portrayed DB as a confirmed child of nature who praises the primitive life as he casts disparagement on the civilized one. His complaint -- "I want more elbow room" -- is offered as the agents of civilization move in "to thwart all his schemes of backwoods retirement." (SMITH2:26)

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