By Rachel Bertone
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As a founding father of the state of Tennessee and later the state’s first governor, John Sevier was an admired politician and adventurous man. After his death, Sevier’s accomplishments faded from the public eye, but later, writers rebuilt him image with accounts of his exploits, thanks to pioneers’ folk tales.
Discover for yourself the life of John Sevier in a new book by Gordon T. Belt and Traci Nichols-Belt. John Sevier: Tennessee’s First Hero examines the history and accomplishments of the Tennessee figure. We’re giving away two copies of the book. Enter below throughout the month of May for your chance to win.