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Born a slave, died a pioneer : Nathan Harrison and the historical archaeology of legend

Author: Seth Mallios
Publisher: New York : Berghahn, 2020. ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Few people in the history of the United States embody ideals of the American Dream more than Nathan Harrison. His is a story with prominent themes of overcoming staggering obstacles, forging something-from-nothing, and evincing gritty perseverance. In a lifetime of hard-won progress, Harrison survived the horrors of slavery in the Antebellum South, endured the mania of the California Gold Rush, and prospered in the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mallios, Seth.
Born a slave, died a pioneer.
New York : Berghahn, 2020
(DLC) 2019033238
Named Person: Nathaniel Harrison; Nathaniel Harrison
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Seth Mallios
ISBN: 9781789203479 1789203473 9781789204308 1789204305
OCLC Number: 1120784342
Description: xvi, 321 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 23 cm
Contents: History, his stories, and historiography --
The man, the myth, the legend --
Digging for answers --
Conclusion.
Other Titles: Nathan Harrison and the historical archaeology of legend
Responsibility: Seth Mallios.

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