Discoveries of America: Personal Accounts of British Emigrants to North America during the Revolutionary Era

Discoveries of America: Personal Accounts of British Emigrants to North America during the Revolutionary Era

by Barbara DeWolfe
     
 

A rare collection of letters written by British emigrants who came to North America shortly before the onset of the Revolutionary War.See more details below

Overview

A rare collection of letters written by British emigrants who came to North America shortly before the onset of the Revolutionary War.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521386944
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
09/28/1997
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
252
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.59(d)

Table of Contents

Editor's Preface; Preface; Introduction; Note on Selection; Editorial Procedures; Part I. Nova Scotia: Narratives of Charles Dixon; Letter of James Metcalf; Letter of Luke Harrison; John Robinson and Thomas Rispin, 'Journey through Nova Scotia'; Part II. Middle Colonies: Letters of James Whitelaw; Alexander Thomson, 'News from America;' Letters of Hugh Simm; Part IV. Chesapeake: Letter of John Campbell; Letters of David Duff; Letter of Thomas Feilde; Part V. North Carolina: Letters of Alexander McAllister; Letter of Alexander Campbell of Ballole; Part VI. South Carolina and Georgia: Letters of Alexander Cumine; Letters of George Ogilvie; Letter of Thomas Taylor; Letter of Baikia Harvey; Letter of Hester Wylly.

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