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Jennings, Francis 1918-2000

Overview
Works: 43 works in 195 publications in 4 languages and 8,996 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Microform catalogs  Sources  Conference papers and proceedings  Archives  Treaties  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: F7, 974.02
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Most widely held works about Francis Jennings
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Most widely held works by Francis Jennings
The invasion of America : Indians, colonialism, and the cant of conquest by Francis Jennings( Book )

46 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cultural devastation of Atlantic coastal Indian tribes by European civilization, particularly New England Puritans, and the creation of an ideology to justify the cruelty are studied
Empire of fortune : crowns, colonies, and tribes in the Seven Years War in America by Francis Jennings( Book )

13 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 1,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the Seven Years War in the context of imperial aggressions, Indian tribes incited to raid, and British colonists' resistance
The founders of America : how Indians discovered the land, pioneered in it, and created great classical civilizations, how they were plunged into a Dark Age by invasion and conquest, and how they are reviving by Francis Jennings( Book )

16 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 1,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How Indians discovered the land, pioneered in it, and created great classical civilzations; how they were plunged into a Dark Age by invasion and conquest; and how they are now reviving
The ambiguous Iroquois empire : the Covenant Chain confederation of Indian tribes with English colonies from its beginnings to the Lancaster Treaty of 1744 by Francis Jennings( Book )

18 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 1,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The creation of America : through revolution to empire by Francis Jennings( Book )

10 editions published in 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 1,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a realistic picture of a privileged elite who are dreaming of empires, who clone their own empire from the British. Shows that the colonists from the first intended to conquer American Indians. Some colonists bought African as slaves and rigidly ruled over them. Interprets the revolutionary rhetoric about liberty and virtue as war propaganda
Benjamin Franklin, politician by Francis Jennings( Book )

8 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heroic struggle against Penn and, in so doing, robs history of his true role in the making of the new country. It is through an accurate accounting of what Franklin did, not what he said he did in his autobiography (which Jennings likens to a campaign speech), that we understand the author's use of the term "first American."
The History and culture of Iroquois diplomacy : an interdisciplinary guide to the treaties of the Six Nations and their league by Francis Jennings( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The founders of America : from the earliest migration to the present by Francis Jennings( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iroquois Indians : a documentary history of the diplomacy of the Six Nations and their league( Book )

8 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For complete explanation of information contained herein see beginning of each film
Iroquois Indians : a documentary history of the diplomacy of the Six Nations and their league : guide to the microfilm collection( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American Indian and the American Revolution by Newberry Library( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miquon's passing: Indian-European relations in colonial Pennsylvania, 1674 to 1755 by Francis Jennings( Book )

13 editions published between 1965 and 1997 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La creazione dell'America by Francis Jennings( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in Italian and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pennsylvania at war, 1754-1765( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Empire of fortune, by francis jennings (pbk) by Francis Jennings( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis Parkman : a Brahmin among untouchables by Francis Jennings( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hymns and other poems by Francis Jennings( Book )

2 editions published in 1864 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virgin land and savage people by Francis Jennings( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A growing partnership : Historians, anthropologists and American Indian history by Francis Jennings( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Francis Jennings Amerikaans historicus (1918-2000)

Francis Jennings amerikanischer Historiker

Francis Jennings historiador estadounidense

Francis Jennings historien américain

فرانسیس جنینگز تاریخ‌نگار آمریکایی

フランシス・ジェニングス

Languages
English (155)

Italian (10)

French (6)

Spanish (1)

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Empire of fortune : crowns, colonies, and tribes in the Seven Years War in AmericaThe founders of America : how Indians discovered the land, pioneered in it, and created great classical civilizations, how they were plunged into a Dark Age by invasion and conquest, and how they are revivingThe ambiguous Iroquois empire : the Covenant Chain confederation of Indian tribes with English colonies from its beginnings to the Lancaster Treaty of 1744The creation of America : through revolution to empireBenjamin Franklin, politicianThe History and culture of Iroquois diplomacy : an interdisciplinary guide to the treaties of the Six Nations and their leagueThe founders of America : from the earliest migration to the presentEmpire of fortune, by francis jennings (pbk)