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life of Francis Marion.

by William Gilmore Simms

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Published by G.F. Cooledge & Brother in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marion, Francis, 1732-1795

  • Edition Notes

    Added t.-p., engr., dated 1846.

    StatementBy W. Gilmore Simms ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE207.M3 S52
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. l., [iii]-v, [3], [9]-347 p.
    Number of Pages347
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6567966M
    LC Control Number14011899
    OCLC/WorldCa4602931

    The Life of General Francis Marion Language: English: LoC Class: E History: America: Revolution () Subject: Marion, Francis, Subject: Generals -- United States -- Biography Subject: South Carolina -- Militia -- Biography Subject: South Carolina -- History -- Revolution, Subject: Georgia -- History -- Revolution.   The Life of Francis Marion William Gilmore Simms, poet, novelist and historian from the American South () This ebook presents «The Life of Francis Marion», from William Gilmore Simms. A dynamic table of contents enables to jump directly to the chapter selected. TABLE OF CONTENTS ABOUT THIS BOOK MOTTO PREFACEBrand: The Perfect Library.

    Weems' Life of General Francis Marion [Mason Locke Weems, American (Maryland) author Anglican priest. −] ===== The Life of General Francis Marion, a Celebrated Partisan Officer, in the Revolutionary War, against the British and Tories in South Carolina and Georgia by Brig. Gen. P. Horry, of Marion's Brigade, and. THE FIRST BIOGRAPHY OF FRANCIS MARION, “THE SWAMP FOX” (MARION, Francis) HORRY, Peter and WEEMS, M.L. The Life of Gen. Francis Marion, a Celebrated Partizan Officer, in the Revolutionary War against the British and Tories, in South Carolina and Georgia.

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The life of Francis Marion. [William Gilmore Simms] -- Francis Marion, also known as "The Swamp Fox," was a military officer of the Continental Army and militia during the Revolutionary War.

His guerilla tactics were extremely effective against the. The movie The Patriot exaggerated the Swamp Fox legend for a whole new generation. Although Francis Marion led surprise attacks against the British, and was known for his cunning and.

Francis Marion, colonial American soldier in the American Revolution (–83), nicknamed the “Swamp Fox” by the British for his elusive tactics.

Marion gained his first military experience fighting against the Cherokee Indians in Then, serving as a member of the South Carolina Provincial.

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The Life of General Francis MarionChapter 1. Short sketch of an extraordinary French couple, viz., the grandfather and mother of our hero -- their early and happy loves --cruel persecution of the priests -- final expulsion from their native country -- providential settlement in South Carolina /5.

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The Life of Francis Marion. William Gilmore Simms. G.F. Cooledge & Brother, - United States - pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book. Other notable works by Weems include Life of General Francis Marion (); Life of Benjamin Franklin, with Essays (); and Life of William Penn ().

He was an accomplished violinist. After the death of his father-in-law, Colonel Jessie Ewell ( - ), Weems assumed the Ewell family estate, Bel Air, located in Prince William County.

The facts, in the life of Francis Marion, are far less generally extended in our country than his fame. The present is an attempt to supply this deficiency, and to justify, by the array of authentic particulars, the high position which has been assigned him among the master-workers in our revolutionary struggle.

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Find items in libraries near you. SIGNED COPY: Parson Weems' Life of Francis Marion by General Peter Horry. Published by Tradd Street Press, Hardcover with dust jacket.

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Francis Marion, &c.The Life of Francis Marion by William Gilmore Simms Part 4 out of 6. homepage; Index of The Life of Francis Marion; Previous part (3) Next part (5) to put in requisition the mill saws of the country, and his blacksmiths were busy in manufacturing blades, which, as we are told by a contemporary.