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Driv'n by Fortune : the Scots' March to Modernity in America, 1745-1812.

Author: Sam Allison; Linda Foster; Northrop Frye
Publisher: Toronto : Dundurn, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of the 78th Fraser's Highlanders moves from the 1745 Jacobite Rebellion, through the Seven Years' War and the American Revolution, to the War of 1812. When these men were rewarded free land in the ""New World, "" they brought with them revolutionary ideas, creating a legacy that extends far beyond Scotland and Canada.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Allison, Sam.
Driv'n by Fortune : The Scots' March to Modernity in America, 1745-1812.
Toronto : Dundurn, ©2014
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sam Allison; Linda Foster; Northrop Frye
ISBN: 9781459722057 1459722051
OCLC Number: 1009275555
Description: 1 online resource (251 pages)

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The story of the 78th Fraser's Highlanders moves from the 1745 Jacobite Rebellion, through the Seven Years' War and the American Revolution, to the War of 1812. When these men were rewarded free land in the ""New World, "" they brought with them revolutionary ideas, creating a legacy that extends far beyond Scotland and Canada.

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