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Drake, Samuel Adams 1833-1905

Overview
Works: 159 works in 844 publications in 1 language and 20,042 library holdings
Genres: History  Legends  Juvenile works  Local history  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer
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Most widely held works about Samuel Adams Drake
  • Samuel G. Drake by Samuel G Drake( )
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A book of New England legends and folk lore, in prose and poetry by Samuel Adams Drake( )

61 editions published between 1884 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The making of the great West; 1512-1883 by Samuel Adams Drake( )

57 editions published between 1887 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The making of New England, 1580-1643 by Samuel Adams Drake( )

34 editions published between 1886 and 2012 in English and held by 1,833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The battle of Gettysburg, 1863 by Samuel Adams Drake( )

26 editions published between 1891 and 2016 in English and held by 1,807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Battle of Gettysburg is Samuel Drake's recounting of one of the most famous battles of the Civil War. Drake brings you through the entire campaign, from the first march into Pennsylvania, to the final retreat of Lee and his forces. It is a brief but acute analysis and assessment of the encounter that brought about the end of the Confederacy. Book jacket
The border wars of New England : commonly called King William's and Queen Anne's wars by Samuel Adams Drake( )

32 editions published between 1897 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The making of the Ohio Valley states, 1660-1837 by Samuel Adams Drake( )

31 editions published between 1894 and 2012 in English and held by 1,713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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On Plymouth rock by Samuel Adams Drake( )

16 editions published between 1897 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Bunker Hill : the story told in letters from the battle field by British officers engaged by Samuel Adams Drake( )

11 editions published between 1875 and 2008 in English and held by 1,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This account of the battle is unique in the fact that it's written from the perspective of the British. The author includes letters and eye-witness accounts from a variety of officers who participated in the conflict
Old landmarks and historic personages of Boston by Samuel Adams Drake( Book )

54 editions published between 1872 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

""Your Old Landmarks of Boston is a perfect storehouse of Information, "" Henry W. Longfellow told Samuel Adams Drake almost a century ago. That being true a hundred years ago, the praise is even more relevant today, when many of the old and venerated landmarks are gone, victims of time and progress in a rapidly changing world. One hundred years ago the author bemoaned the disappearance of the really historic buildings of Boston. This monumental history of Boston work was his appeal to the historical conscience. He wrote: ""For Fifty years our men of progress have been pulling down the old and b
Nooks and corners of the New England coast by Samuel Adams Drake( Book )

38 editions published between 1875 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New England legends and folk lore in prose and poetry by Samuel Adams Drake( )

6 editions published between 1901 and 2001 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Old Boston taverns and tavern clubs by Samuel Adams Drake( Book )

22 editions published between 1886 and 2018 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The border wars of New England by Samuel Adams Drake( )

6 editions published between 1897 and 2017 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Our colonial homes by Samuel Adams Drake( Book )

12 editions published between 1893 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pine-tree coast by Samuel Adams Drake( Book )

24 editions published between 1890 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historic fields and mansions of Middlesex by Samuel Adams Drake( Book )

18 editions published between 1873 and 1994 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the third Heliotpye book published in the United States by Osgood."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 47
Burgoyne's Invasion of 1777; with an outline sketch of the American Invasion of Canada, 1775-76 by Samuel Adams Drake( Book )

30 editions published between 1889 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historic mansions and highways around Boston. Being a new and rev. ed. of "Old landmarks and historic fields of Middlesex." by Samuel Adams Drake( Book )

9 editions published between 1899 and 1906 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heart of the White mountains; their legend and scenery by Samuel Adams Drake( Book )

15 editions published between 1881 and 2013 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The making of Virginia and the middle colonies, 1578-1701 by Samuel Adams Drake( Book )

15 editions published between 1893 and 2010 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book concerns the creation and early history of the middle colonies in what would become the United States. The author dedicates different sections to the English, Dutch, Swedes, and Iroquois, while also talking in separate sections about Virginia, Maryland, Manhattan, and the Delaware region. Most historical context is centered around European politics and governmental history
 
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The border wars of New England : commonly called King William's and Queen Anne's wars The border wars of New England
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The making of New England, 1580-1643The battle of Gettysburg, 1863The border wars of New England : commonly called King William's and Queen Anne's warsThe making of the Ohio Valley states, 1660-1837On Plymouth rockOld landmarks and historic personages of BostonNooks and corners of the New England coastNew England legends and folk lore in prose and poetry
Alternative Names
Samuel Adams Drake American journalist and writer

Samuel Adams Drake Amerikaans journalist (1833-1905)

صموئيل آدامز دريك

드레이크, 새뮤얼 애덤스 1833-1905

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English (515)