His slim escapes from Shawnee Indians rivaled these of his recognized pal, Daniel Boone. Simon's impact at the occasions of his day will be gauged by way of the boys he counted as friends--the bold army chief George Rogers Clark, fellow frontiersman Boone, and the renegade Simon Girty, whom settlers enjoyed to hate.
Bravely dealing with gauntlets and tortures, Kenton earned nice appreciate from the Shawnee, and admiration from the pioneers. yet may the dying sentence of burning on the stake be his undoing? Tramp the woods with frontiersman Simon Kenton and achieve a brand new appreciation for what the pioneers confronted as they sought to say their very own slice of desolate tract at the Ohio River frontier.