Wilderness Wife Author:Etta Degering Rebecca Bryan married adventure when she married Daniel Boone. She was the first white woman to stand on the bank of the Kentucky river. She had to weave cloth out of nettles, mold bullets, and load rifles in time of siege. One of her daughters was kidnapped, and she saw a tomahawk raised over her husband's head. But she reared nine children, pl... more »us six others that were motherless, and lived to see grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Says Etta Degering, the author of this book, "There is nothing I enjoy so much as researching historical events and recreating the lives of men and women who brought them about."« less