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The Highland Scots of North Carolina, 1732-1776

Author: Duane Meyer
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [1961]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using a variety of original sources-- official papers, travel documents, diaries, and newspapers-- Meyer presents a complete reconstruction of the settlement of the Highlanders in North Carolina. He examines their motives for migration, their life in America, and their curious political allegiance to George III.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Meyer, Duane Gilbert, 1926-
Highland Scots of North Carolina, 1732-1776.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [1961]
(OCoLC)707601492
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Duane Meyer
ISBN: 0807841994 9780807841990 0807808296 9780807808290
OCLC Number: 466801
Description: viii, 218 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Revolution and aftermath --
The exile theory --
Motives for migration --
Voyage to America --
Settlement --
Life on the Cape Fear --
The American Revolution.
Responsibility: by Duane Meyer.

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