The Salzburger Saga: Religious Exiles and Other Germans Along the Savannah

The Salzburger Saga: Religious Exiles and Other Germans Along the Savannah

by George Jones

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780820340159
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
Publication date: 02/28/2012
Series: Brown Thrasher Books Series
Pages: 238
Product dimensions: 8.30(w) x 5.40(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

GEORGE FENWICK JONES is a professor emeritus of German and comparative literature at the University of Maryland. He is the author of The Salzburger Saga; Religious Exiles and Other Germans Along the Savannah (Georgia) and the general editor and translator of sixteen volumes of the Detailed Reports of the Salzburger Emigrants Who Settled in America (Georgia).

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments vii

Introduction ix

Chapter 1 The Expulsion 1

Chapter 2 Old and New Ebenezer 14

Chapter 3 Progress and Palatines 37

Chapter 4 War and Peace 62

Chapter 5 New German Settlements and Swabian Transports 82

Chapter 6 Slavery, Prosperity, and the Death of Boltzius 103

Chapter 7 Dissension and Destruction 121

Epilogue 131

Appendix 1 Salzburger Names 139

Appendix 2 Inhabitants of Ebenezer and Its Dependencies 143

Bibliography 193

Index 199

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