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The Resource Born fighting : how the Scots-Irish shaped America, James Webb

Born fighting : how the Scots-Irish shaped America, James Webb

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Born fighting : how the Scots-Irish shaped America
Title
Born fighting
Title remainder
how the Scots-Irish shaped America
Statement of responsibility
James Webb
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the history and influence of the Scots-Irish in America, following their odyssey from their native Scotland, through their settlement in Northern Ireland, to their migration to America in the eighteenth century
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2004.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
156691
Cataloging source
DLC
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1946 February 9-
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Webb, James
Dewey number
973/.049162
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.S4
LC item number
W43 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scots-Irish
  • United States
  • Ethnic relations
  • Scots-Irish
  • United States
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how the Scots-Irish shaped America
Label
Born fighting : how the Scots-Irish shaped America, James Webb
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Rulers and rednecks. Big Moccasin Gap -- The radical individualists -- pt. 2. The making of a people-- and a nation. Hadrian's Wall -- Tribalism versus feudalism : the Celtic tie of kinship -- Braveheart -- Bannockburn -- pt. 3. The Ulster Scots. The Ulster plantation -- Border warriors-- and Bible beaters -- The problem children of Ulster -- Londonderry. The Boyne. Exodus -- pt. 4. The spirit of a revolution. Roots -- Pioneers and radicals -- Preachers and warriors -- pt. 5. Rise and fall : the heart of the South. Westward, ho -- Old Hickory -- The winds of war -- Attack and die -- pt. 6. Reconstruction. Diaspora. Reeducation? The mess the Yankees made -- Fight. Sing. Drink. Pray -- Poor but proud-- and stubborn as hell -- Hillbilly highways -- pt. 7. Refections : the unspeakable circle. Glad soldiers, accidental scholars -- The invisible people -- Rites of passage : the legacy of Camel Six -- Kensett, Arkansas
Control code
ocm54691871
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 369 pages
Isbn
9780767916882
Lccn
2004045741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)54691871
Label
Born fighting : how the Scots-Irish shaped America, James Webb
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Rulers and rednecks. Big Moccasin Gap -- The radical individualists -- pt. 2. The making of a people-- and a nation. Hadrian's Wall -- Tribalism versus feudalism : the Celtic tie of kinship -- Braveheart -- Bannockburn -- pt. 3. The Ulster Scots. The Ulster plantation -- Border warriors-- and Bible beaters -- The problem children of Ulster -- Londonderry. The Boyne. Exodus -- pt. 4. The spirit of a revolution. Roots -- Pioneers and radicals -- Preachers and warriors -- pt. 5. Rise and fall : the heart of the South. Westward, ho -- Old Hickory -- The winds of war -- Attack and die -- pt. 6. Reconstruction. Diaspora. Reeducation? The mess the Yankees made -- Fight. Sing. Drink. Pray -- Poor but proud-- and stubborn as hell -- Hillbilly highways -- pt. 7. Refections : the unspeakable circle. Glad soldiers, accidental scholars -- The invisible people -- Rites of passage : the legacy of Camel Six -- Kensett, Arkansas
Control code
ocm54691871
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 369 pages
Isbn
9780767916882
Lccn
2004045741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)54691871

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