The Hornet's Nest: A Story of Love and War (Classic Reprint)

The Hornet's Nest: A Story of Love and War (Classic Reprint)

by Edward Payson Roe
     
 

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It will be remembered that Charlotte is the chief town of the "heady high-minded" and famous county of Mecklenburg, North Carolina, whose people virtually declared their independence of England a year before Congress followed their example and gave us our "glorious Fourth of July." Lord Cornwallis,

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Excerpt from The Hornet's Nest: A Story of Love and War

It will be remembered that Charlotte is the chief town of the "heady high-minded" and famous county of Mecklenburg, North Carolina, whose people virtually declared their independence of England a year before Congress followed their example and gave us our "glorious Fourth of July." Lord Cornwallis, commander of the British army, on his retreat from this village, halted at a plantation and became the unwelcome guest of Mrs. Robert Wilson, wife of the owner of the estate.

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ISBN-13:
9781330801512
Publisher:
FB &c Ltd
Publication date:
07/06/2015
Pages:
198
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.42(d)

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