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Chronicles of border warfare or, A history of the settlement by the whites, of north-western Virginia, and of the Indian wars and massacres in that section of the state : with reflections, anecdotes, &c.

Author: Alexander Scott WithersWilliam PowersWilliam HackerReuben Gold ThwaitesLyman Copeland DraperAll authors
Publisher: Cincinnati : The Robert Clarke Company, 1895.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : A new editionView all editions and formats
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Focal point of Chronicles of Border Warfare is the American settlement throughout the northwestern portion of colonial Virginia (an area which today encompasses parts of Virginia, West Virginia, Kentucky, Ohio, and Pennsylvania) from the French and Indian War to the Battle of Fallen Timbers, and the ensuing clashes with the indigenous population. -- From the publisher.
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Withers, Alexander Scott, 1792-1865.
Chronicles of border warfare, or, A history of the settlement by the whites, of north-western Virginia, and of the Indian wars and massacres in that section of the state.
Cincinnati : R. Clarke Co., 1895
(OCoLC)644557683
Named Person: Alexander Scott Withers
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Scott Withers; William Powers; William Hacker; Reuben Gold Thwaites; Lyman Copeland Draper; Robert Clarke Company,
OCLC Number: 2208102
Notes: Largely written by William Powers and William Hacker, but prepared for publication by A.S. Withers. Consult, Howes, W. U.S.iana, 1650-1950 (1962 edition).
With half title.
"Copyright, 1895 By Reuben Gold Thwaites ..."--Verso of title page.
Frontispiece is portrait of Alexander Scott Withers.
Consult: Library Company of Philadelphia. Afro-Americana, 1553-1906 (2nd edition), 2538.
Description: xx, 447 pages, [1] leaf of plates : portrait ; 24 cm
Contents: Editor's preface --
Memoir of the author, by Lyman C. Draper --
Original title-page (photographic fac-simile) --
Original copyright notice --
Original advertisement --
Original table of contents (with pagination revised) --
Author's text (with editorial notes) --
Index, by the editor.
Other Titles: History of the settlement by the whites, of north-western Virginia
Withers' chronicles of border warfare
Responsibility: By Alexander Scott Withers.

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Focal point of Chronicles of Border Warfare is the American settlement throughout the northwestern portion of colonial Virginia (an area which today encompasses parts of Virginia, West Virginia, Kentucky, Ohio, and Pennsylvania) from the French and Indian War to the Battle of Fallen Timbers, and the ensuing clashes with the indigenous population. -- From the publisher.

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