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Colorful Characters of the Great Smoky Mountains
by Bob Plott




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Amid the rocky crags and misty hollows of North Carolina's Great Smoky Mountains grew a generation of hardy, fascinating characters became the stuff of legend.


This entertaining collection of biographical portraits captures the essence of the historic figures of the Smokies. Discover the tale of the bold Captain Kennedy and his ragtag band of Mohican and British comrades, who became French and Indian War heroes; how Henry Von Plott became a renowned bear hunter and breeder of the world's premier hunting dog; and the story of Yonaguska, considered to be the last truly great chief of the Cherokee Nation.

Join Von Plott's great-nephew and prolific local author Bob Plott as he weaves the lively stories of these vibrant characters and their lasting legacy on the people who will always call the area home.

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Overview

Amid the rocky crags and misty hollows of North Carolina's Great Smoky Mountains grew a generation of hardy, fascinating characters became the stuff of legend.


This entertaining collection of biographical portraits captures the essence of the historic figures of the Smokies. Discover the tale of the bold Captain Kennedy and his ragtag band of Mohican and British comrades, who became French and Indian War heroes; how Henry Von Plott became a renowned bear hunter and breeder of the world's premier hunting dog; and the story of Yonaguska, considered to be the last truly great chief of the Cherokee Nation.

Join Von Plott's great-nephew and prolific local author Bob Plott as he weaves the lively stories of these vibrant characters and their lasting legacy on the people who will always call the area home.



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  • ISBN-13: 9781609491727
  • ISBN-10: 1609491726
  • Publisher: History Press
  • Publish Date: November 2011
  • Page Count: 160
  • Dimensions: 8.9 x 5.9 x 0.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.52 pounds


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