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Biographical memoir of Francis Marion Roots

Edwin F Schively

Biographical memoir of Francis Marion Roots

including extracts from his diaries and correspondence

by Edwin F Schively

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Published by [s.n.] in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Roots, Francis Marion, -- 1824-1889,
  • Oxford (Ohio) -- Biography,
  • Connersville (Ind.) -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby his son-in-law, Edwin F. Schively
    The Physical Object
    Pagination87 p., [9] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14998525M

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Times. A novel based on the life of Francis Marion, a revolutionary war figure enlisted in the South Carolina militia. His exploits in non-traditional warfare were perplexing to both the Cherokees and the British/5. The true story of how Francis Marion, a rice planter of modest means, kept the American Revolution alive in the South during its darkest hours under a brutal British occupation has never been well told and has long been deserving of this excellent, extensively researched, thoughtful and well-written book/5().

Swamp Fox minutely details many of Gen, Francis Marion's campaigns and battles. It also provides us with many biographical details of Marion before and after the American Revolutionary War. We see in Marion not only a cunning strategist and tactician (the bane of the harsh British Lt.

Col. Tarleton), but also a man of high principles who refused to compromise them when he stood nearly alone on by: 6. Marion into the garb and dress of a military romance," Weems wrote in to Peter Horry, the South Carolina officer on whose memoir the book was based.

Weems had also authored an extremely popular biography of George Washington inand it was he who invented the apocryphal cherry tree story.

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Shelves: history, biography-memoir, nonfiction Fabulous book if you like the American Revolution or just want to learn more. The structure of the book is its best selling point--a chapter setting the stage and time frame of Colonial New England and what led to the Revolution, followed by a biographical chapter on one of the more important /5.

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The American Revolution was four years old before Francis Marion, a Tidewater planter of Huguenot descent, became a rebel commander. He plunged into guerrilla war, harassing, mauling and diverting the British and Loyalist detachments — a stirring three years' worth of glory achieved well into middle age.

Rankin tells it in a dry way that conveys the particulars of Revolutionary battle in the. The Marion Family -- Birth of Francis Marion -- His Youth -- memoir upon which we are about to enter, will, we apprehend, justify the preliminary chapter which has been given to the history of the Huguenots upon the Santee.

Published in Augustnicely timed for a bicentennial year, Roots had already touched off a genealogy craze. Its author, Reader’s Digest senior editor Alex Haley, professed to be a little surprised at his book’s quick success, but there was nothing quick about its making.

For a. South Carolina SC History SC Revolutionary War Resources General Francis Marion General Brigadier Francis Marion, known as the "Swamp Fox," was one of the fathers of modern guerilla warfare.

The Patriot, a film by Mel Gibson, was influenced by Marion's military exploits. A Georgetown native, Marion was famous for his uncanny ability to elude and outsmart British forces.

The 50 Best Memoirs of the Past 50 Years The New York Times’s book critics select the most outstanding memoirs published since Click. An admiring biography of Francis Marion (), a military hero of the American Oller (American Queen: The Rise and Fall of Kate Chase Sprague—Civil War "Belle of the North" and Gilded Age Woman of Scandal,etc.) notes, readers of a certain age will remember Marion, the “Swamp Fox,” as the subject of a Disney TV Brand: Tantor Media, Inc.

BIOGRAPHICAL MEMOIRS VOLUME XXV SIXTH MEMOIR BIOGRAPHICAL MEMOIR OF FRANCIS BERTODY SUMNER BY CHARLES MANNING CHILD PRESENTED TO THE ACADEMY AT THE AUTUMN MEETING, FRANCIS BERTODY SUMNER BY CHARLES MANNING CHILD No one who knew Francis Sumner could fail to be impressed by an outstanding characteristic File Size: 1MB.

Francis Marion, Swamp Fox My SC History Even though short in stature, five feet tall, Francis Marion is tall in our history books. Francis Marion married Mary Esther on Ap Idaho Press Tribune Obituaries - Nampa, ID Idaho Press Greater Nampa obituaries from the Idaho Press Tribune and other Idaho obituary sources.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.Source: The Tuley Family Memoirs: An Historical, Biographical and Genealogical Story.

Description. Type Value; Source Title: The Tuley Family Memoirs: An Historical, Biographical and Genealogical Story: Francis Marion TULEY / Marcella Georgianna STEWART: Marriage: Charles Preston TULEY / Elizabeth MURRAY: Marriage: Jesse Jones TULEY.