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Author Oller, John, author.

Title The Swamp Fox : how Francis Marion saved the American Revolution / John Oller.

Publication Info. Boston, MA : Da Capo Press, [2016]

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 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Marion,F OLL    Available
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Description xiii, 368 pages : illustration, maps ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-352) and index.
Contents Prologue: the darkest hour -- A most uncivil war -- A spirit of toleration -- Frontier lessons -- Manning the ramparts -- Commander of the 2nd Regiment -- Birth of a partisan -- Hitting and running -- My little excursions -- Dead man's hand -- The Swamp Fox -- I must drive Marion out of that country -- I have not the honor of your acquaintance -- Two very enterprising officers -- Hound and fox -- Fox and hound -- A war of posts -- Ball of fire -- Winning by losing -- Dog days -- The most galling fire -- At Eutaw Springs the valiant died -- Watchful anxiety -- As soon as they can spare me -- To prevent the effusion of blood -- An affectionate farewell -- The purest patriotism.
Subject Marion, Francis, 1732-1795.
Generals -- United States -- Biography.
South Carolina -- Militia -- Biography.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Biography.
South Carolina -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Campaigns.
Georgia -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Campaigns.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Campaigns.
Other Form: Online version: Oller, John, author. Swamp Fox Boston, MA : Da Capo Press, 2016 9780306824586 (DLC) 2016019425
ISBN 9780306824579 (hardcover)
0306824574 (hardcover)

 
    
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