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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 Withers; William Powers; William Hacker; Reuben Gold Thwaites; Lyman Copeland Draper
Publisher: Cincinnati : R. Clarke Co., 1895.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : A new ed.View all editions and formats
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The 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
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Scott Withers; William Powers; William Hacker; Reuben Gold Thwaites; Lyman Copeland Draper
OCLC Number: 2208102
Notes: Largely written by William Powers and William Hacker, but prepared for publication by Withers, according to a statement made by a grandson of Powers. Cf. L.G. McWhorter, The border settlers of northwestern Virginia, 1915, p. 41-42.
Description: xx, 447 pages : portrait ; 24 cm
Contents: Editor's preface --
Memoir of the author / Lyman C. Draper --
Original title-page (photographic facsimile) --
Original copyright notice --
Original advertisement --
Original table of contents (with pagination revised) --
Author's text (with editorial notes) --
Index, by the editor.
Other Titles: Chronicles of border warfare
History of the settlement by the whites, of north-western Virginia
Responsibility: by Alexander Scott Withers.

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The 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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