skip to content
The thrilling, startling and wonderful narrative of Lieutenant Harrison : who was taken prisoner at Golidad, Texas, in 1836, and only escaped the treacherous murder of his companions by the inhuman Mexicans, to be transferred to a punishment worse than death, namely, the mines of Mexico, from which he succeeded in making his escape, and subsequently joining Col. Doniphan's command, on its way from California across the mountains by which means he again reached the United States : full particulars are given, in the book of his trials, sufferings, and brutal treatment in the mines, which are also accurately described, together with the prisoners, the overseers, mode of living, rations, their chastisements ; chains, punishment in the black hole, etc., etc. : the whole together forming one of the most wonderful, and thrillingly interesting books ever published. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The thrilling, startling and wonderful narrative of Lieutenant Harrison : who was taken prisoner at Golidad, Texas, in 1836, and only escaped the treacherous murder of his companions by the inhuman Mexicans, to be transferred to a punishment worse than death, namely, the mines of Mexico, from which he succeeded in making his escape, and subsequently joining Col. Doniphan's command, on its way from California across the mountains by which means he again reached the United States : full particulars are given, in the book of his trials, sufferings, and brutal treatment in the mines, which are also accurately described, together with the prisoners, the overseers, mode of living, rations, their chastisements ; chains, punishment in the black hole, etc., etc. : the whole together forming one of the most wonderful, and thrillingly interesting books ever published.

Author: E J Harrison, Lieut.; Newberry Library.
Publisher: Cincinnati : Published by the author, 1848.
Series: American West (Marlborough, England)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Rating:

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

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

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

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
History
Material Type: Biography, Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: E J Harrison, Lieut.; Newberry Library.
OCLC Number: 436344728
Notes: Signed at end: E.J. Harrison, Lieut., New Orleans, October, 1847.
Probably fiction. Cf. 1957 ed.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. Marlborough, England : Adam Matthew Digital, c2008. (The American West).
Description: 30 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Series Title: American West (Marlborough, England)
Other Titles: Wonderful narrative of Lieut. Harrison
Lieutenant Harrison's wonderful, thrilling and startling disclosures

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/436344728> # The thrilling, startling and wonderful narrative of Lieutenant Harrison : who was taken prisoner at Golidad, Texas, in 1836, and only escaped the treacherous murder of his companions by the inhuman Mexicans, to be transferred to a punishment worse than death, namely, the mines of Mexico, from which he succeeded in making his escape, and subsequently joining Col. Doniphan's command, on its way from California across the mountains by which means he again reached the United States : full particulars are given, in the book of his trials, sufferings, and brutal treatment in the mines, which are also accurately described, together with the prisoners, the overseers, mode of living, rations, their chastisements ; chains, punishment in the black hole, etc., etc. : the whole together forming one of the most wonderful, and thrillingly interesting books ever published.
    a schema:Book, schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "436344728" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ohu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/322542277#Place/cincinnati> ; # Cincinnati
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh96004716> ; # Goliad Massacre, Goliad, Tex., 1836
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/322542277#Topic/prisoners_mexico> ; # Prisoners--Mexico
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/896842> ; # Doniphan's Expedition (1846-1847)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1077103> ; # Prisoners
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1019173> ; # Mexican War (1846-1848)
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh96004450> ; # Massacres--Texas
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1011476> ; # Massacres
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710044> ; # Goliad Massacre (Texas : 1836)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210336> ; # Texas.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/322542277#Place/texas> ; # Texas
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1354582> ; # Revolution (Texas : 1835-1836)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/322542277#Event/1835_1848> ; # 1835-1848
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1211700> ; # Mexico.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/322542277#Topic/mexican_war_1846_1848> ; # Mexican War, 1846-1848
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1224901> ; # Texas--Goliad.
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85039041> ; # Doniphan's Expedition, 1846-1847
    schema:alternateName "Wonderful narrative of Lieut. Harrison" ;
    schema:alternateName "Lieutenant Harrison's wonderful, thrilling and startling disclosures" ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/155372052> ; # Newberry Library.
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/110766479> ; # Lieut. E. J. Harrison
    schema:datePublished "1848" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/322542277> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/322542277#Series/american_west_marlborough_england> ; # American West (Marlborough, England)
    schema:name "The thrilling, startling and wonderful narrative of Lieutenant Harrison : who was taken prisoner at Golidad, Texas, in 1836, and only escaped the treacherous murder of his companions by the inhuman Mexicans, to be transferred to a punishment worse than death, namely, the mines of Mexico, from which he succeeded in making his escape, and subsequently joining Col. Doniphan's command, on its way from California across the mountains by which means he again reached the United States : full particulars are given, in the book of his trials, sufferings, and brutal treatment in the mines, which are also accurately described, together with the prisoners, the overseers, mode of living, rations, their chastisements ; chains, punishment in the black hole, etc., etc. : the whole together forming one of the most wonderful, and thrillingly interesting books ever published."@en ;
    schema:productID "436344728" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/436344728#PublicationEvent/cincinnati_published_by_the_author_1848> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/322542277#Agent/published_by_the_author> ; # Published by the author
    schema:url <http://www.americanwest.amdigital.co.uk/Contents/Document-Details.aspx?documentid=1596> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/436344728> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/322542277#Agent/published_by_the_author> # Published by the author
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Published by the author" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/322542277#Series/american_west_marlborough_england> # American West (Marlborough, England)
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/436344728> ; # The thrilling, startling and wonderful narrative of Lieutenant Harrison : who was taken prisoner at Golidad, Texas, in 1836, and only escaped the treacherous murder of his companions by the inhuman Mexicans, to be transferred to a punishment worse than death, namely, the mines of Mexico, from which he succeeded in making his escape, and subsequently joining Col. Doniphan's command, on its way from California across the mountains by which means he again reached the United States : full particulars are given, in the book of his trials, sufferings, and brutal treatment in the mines, which are also accurately described, together with the prisoners, the overseers, mode of living, rations, their chastisements ; chains, punishment in the black hole, etc., etc. : the whole together forming one of the most wonderful, and thrillingly interesting books ever published.
    schema:name "American West (Marlborough, England)" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85039041> # Doniphan's Expedition, 1846-1847
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Doniphan's Expedition, 1846-1847"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh96004450> # Massacres--Texas
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Massacres--Texas"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh96004716> # Goliad Massacre, Goliad, Tex., 1836
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Goliad Massacre, Goliad, Tex., 1836"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1011476> # Massacres
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Massacres"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1019173> # Mexican War (1846-1848)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Mexican War (1846-1848)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1077103> # Prisoners
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Prisoners"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210336> # Texas.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Texas." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1211700> # Mexico.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Mexico." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1224901> # Texas--Goliad.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Texas--Goliad." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1354582> # Revolution (Texas : 1835-1836)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Revolution (Texas : 1835-1836)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710044> # Goliad Massacre (Texas : 1836)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Goliad Massacre (Texas : 1836)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/896842> # Doniphan's Expedition (1846-1847)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Doniphan's Expedition (1846-1847)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/110766479> # Lieut. E. J. Harrison
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Harrison" ;
    schema:givenName "E. J." ;
    schema:name "Lieut. E. J. Harrison" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/155372052> # Newberry Library.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Newberry Library." ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/436344728>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/436344728> ; # The thrilling, startling and wonderful narrative of Lieutenant Harrison : who was taken prisoner at Golidad, Texas, in 1836, and only escaped the treacherous murder of his companions by the inhuman Mexicans, to be transferred to a punishment worse than death, namely, the mines of Mexico, from which he succeeded in making his escape, and subsequently joining Col. Doniphan's command, on its way from California across the mountains by which means he again reached the United States : full particulars are given, in the book of his trials, sufferings, and brutal treatment in the mines, which are also accurately described, together with the prisoners, the overseers, mode of living, rations, their chastisements ; chains, punishment in the black hole, etc., etc. : the whole together forming one of the most wonderful, and thrillingly interesting books ever published.
    schema:dateModified "2016-05-27" ;
    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.