The American Name That Became a Legend

by Lewis F. Fisher

A cultural exploration of the iconic word and the family who made it legend

By definition, a maverick is a “lone dissenter” who “takes an independent stand apart from his or her associates” or “a person pursuing rebellious, even potentially disruptive policies or ideas.” The word maverick has evolved in the English language from being the term for an unbranded stray calf to a ...

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  • Published: October 2017


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