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Francis Marion: Swamp Fox of the Carolinas

Elizabeth (Black) Carmer

Francis Marion: Swamp Fox of the Carolinas

by Elizabeth (Black) Carmer

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Published by Garrard Pub. Co. in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marion, Francis, 1732-1795 -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSwamp Fox of the Carolinas.
    Statementby Elizabeth and Carl Carmer. Illustrated by William Plummer.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesA Discovery book
    ContributionsCarmer, Carl Lamson, 1893- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE207.M3 C3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination79 p.
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5848490M
    LC Control Number62007963

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    A very readable but dated () biography of Francis Marion, the Swamp Fox. The author doesn't admit to this until his afterword, but he fills in some of the blanks in Marion's life like a historical novelist. Marion was long on action but short on leaving written records so a lot of the details are based on other people's correspondence/5(5). Although many will remember the stirring adventures of the “Swamp Fox” from the Walt Disney television series of the late s and the fictionalized Marion character played by Mel Gibson in the film The Patriot, the real Francis Marion bore little resemblance to either of those caricatures.

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Francis Marion: Swamp Fox of the Carolinas, (A Discovery book)Author: Elizabeth (Black) Carmer. `The Swamp Fox" by Noel Gerson covered many things. The biography covered Francis Marion's diverse history, and his early beginnings. Also the bio covered his interesting military career.

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Swamp Fox: Francis Marion’s Campaign in the Carolinas (Raid Book 42)/5(22). That campaign is explored in "The Swamp Fox", a new Osprey Raid Series book. Author David Higgins quickly sketches the American Revolution in South Carolina through the Battle of Camden, including Francis Marion's role.

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Named for General Francis Marion, the “Swamp Fox” of the American Revolution, the hotel opened in as the largest and grandest in the Carolinas. It was originally built by local investors at a cost of $ million from plans by noted New York architect W.L.

Stoddart, who also built the gracious Poinsett Hotel in Greenville, SC. Francis “Swamp Fox” Marion leads his mounted militia on a back-country operation.

This string of victories frustrated Cornwallis. Eager to finish Marion quickly, Cornwallis dispatched Lt. Col. Banastre Tarleton and his British Legion, a provincial unit whose troops were Tories drawn from New York and Pennsylvania.

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Francis Marion, the “Swamp Fox,” was born at his family’s plantation in Berkeley County, South Carolina in A planter, Marion built his home, Pond Bluff, in in the area of Eutaw Springs, a site now beneath the waters of Lake Marion.

An informative book regarding Francis Marion “The Swamp Fox”. The book highlights who he is, family/relatives and brief post war life.

Most of the book is dedicated to Marion’s actions and interactions throughout the southern conflict of the Revolutionary War/5(92). The result will be of interest to both military historians and Francis Marion enthusiasts."--Steven D. Smith, author of Archaeological Perspectives on Partisan Communities: Francis Marion at Snow's Island in History, Landscape, and Memory "The Swamp Fox shows the actions of guerilla warfare in the South during the American Revolution/5(11).

The Swamp Fox: Francis Marion's Campaign in the Carolinas by David R Cornwallis launched a campaign through the Carolinas that was designed to expel American Continental and militia forces from the southern theater.

militias and irregular forces were the norm. A Raid book covering the Marion/Tarleton (British) struggle would be Brand: Bloomsbury Publishing. The book’s dust jacket highlights that Oller’s volume is the “first major biography of Marion in more than forty years,” likely a reference to Robert D.

Bass’s Swamp Fox: The Life and Campaigns of General Francis Marion, published in The American Revolution was deadlocked in the north, and inthe focus of the conflict shifted south. Following his decisive victory at Charleston, Cornwallis launched a campaign through the Carolinas that was designed to expel American Continental and militia forces from the south.

The subsequent patriot victory at King&#;s Mountain forced Cornwallis to withdraw into South. Francis Marion book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5(1). The Swamp Fox: Francis Marion’s Campaign in the Carolinas (Raid Book 42) eBook: Higgins, David R., Shumate, Johnny: : Kindle Store.

Get this from a library! Francis Marion: Swamp Fox of the Carolinas. [Elizabeth Carmer (Black); Carl Carmer] -- A record of the life of Francis Marion, a swamp hunter, who organized Marion's Brigade that defeated the British in the American Revolution.The Swamp Fox: Francis Marion's Campaign in the Carolinas (Raid, Band 42) | David R.

Higgins | ISBN: | Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit Versand und Verkauf duch Amazon.The Swamp Fox is a sound analytical inquiry, an engaging read and a solid contribution to informed debate." — Australian Defence Force Journal"Scott Aiken's work on Francis Marion is a brilliantly researched study in character, competence, and military leadership.