skip to content
The life of General Francis Marion : a celebrated partisan officer, in the revolutionary war, against the British and Tories in South Carolina and Georgia Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The life of General Francis Marion : a celebrated partisan officer, in the revolutionary war, against the British and Tories in South Carolina and Georgia

Author: M L Weems; P Horry
Publisher: Winston-Salem, N.C. : J.F. Blair, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Presents Mason L. "Parson" Weems's embellished 1824 biography of Revolutionary War hero Francis Marion, South Carolina's "Swamp Fox," whose guerrilla tactics against the British deemed him uncatchable and inspired the 2000 film "The Patriot."
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Francis Marion; Francis Marion
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M L Weems; P Horry
ISBN: 0895871963 9780895871961
OCLC Number: 43328932
Notes: Originally published: Philadelphia : M. Carey, 1809. With a new introduction.
"Though bearing Horry's name on the title page, this was ... the production of Weems, to whom Horry ... furnished the materials"--Duyckinck, Cycl. Amer. lit., 1875, v. 1, p. 508.
Description: 240 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by P. Horry and M.L. Weems.

Abstract:

Presents Mason L. "Parson" Weems's embellished 1824 biography of Revolutionary War hero Francis Marion, South Carolina's "Swamp Fox," whose guerrilla tactics against the British deemed him uncatchable and inspired the 2000 film "The Patriot."

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/43328932> # The life of General Francis Marion : a celebrated partisan officer, in the revolutionary war, against the British and Tories in South Carolina and Georgia
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "43328932" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2564789674#Place/winston_salem_n_c> ; # Winston-Salem, N.C.
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ncu> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/939841> ; # Generals
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2564789674#Event/1775_1783> ; # 1775 - 1783
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1351668> ; # American Revolution (1775-1783)
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/973.33092/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2564789674#Place/united_states> ; # United States
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204600> ; # South Carolina.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204622> ; # Georgia.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1021608> ; # Militia
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2564789674#Place/georgia> ; # Georgia
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/15714686> ; # Francis Marion
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2564789674#Topic/generals_united_states> ; # Generals--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2564789674#Place/south_carolina> ; # South Carolina
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2564789674#Person/horry_p_peter> ; # Peter Horry
    schema:copyrightYear "2000" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/59437461> ; # Mason Locke Weems
    schema:datePublished "2000" ;
    schema:description "Presents Mason L. "Parson" Weems's embellished 1824 biography of Revolutionary War hero Francis Marion, South Carolina's "Swamp Fox," whose guerrilla tactics against the British deemed him uncatchable and inspired the 2000 film "The Patriot.""@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2564789674> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The life of General Francis Marion : a celebrated partisan officer, in the revolutionary war, against the British and Tories in South Carolina and Georgia"@en ;
    schema:productID "43328932" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/43328932#PublicationEvent/winston_salem_n_c_j_f_blair_2000> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2564789674#Agent/j_f_blair> ; # J.F. Blair
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780895871961> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/43328932> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2564789674#Person/horry_p_peter> # Peter Horry
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Horry" ;
    schema:givenName "Peter" ;
    schema:givenName "P." ;
    schema:name "Peter Horry" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2564789674#Place/south_carolina> # South Carolina
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "South Carolina" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2564789674#Place/winston_salem_n_c> # Winston-Salem, N.C.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Winston-Salem, N.C." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1021608> # Militia
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Militia"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204600> # South Carolina.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "South Carolina." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204622> # Georgia.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Georgia." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1351668> # American Revolution (1775-1783)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "American Revolution (1775-1783)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/939841> # Generals
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Generals"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/15714686> # Francis Marion
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1732" ;
    schema:deathDate "1795" ;
    schema:familyName "Marion" ;
    schema:givenName "Francis" ;
    schema:name "Francis Marion" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/59437461> # Mason Locke Weems
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1759" ;
    schema:deathDate "1825" ;
    schema:familyName "Weems" ;
    schema:givenName "Mason Locke" ;
    schema:givenName "M. L." ;
    schema:name "Mason Locke Weems" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780895871961>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0895871963" ;
    schema:isbn "9780895871961" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/43328932>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/43328932> ; # The life of General Francis Marion : a celebrated partisan officer, in the revolutionary war, against the British and Tories in South Carolina and Georgia
    schema:dateModified "2015-07-07" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.