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Jennings, Francis 1918-2000

Overview
Works: 46 works in 216 publications in 4 languages and 8,967 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Microform catalogs  Sources  Archives  Conference papers and proceedings  Treaties  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Other, Editor
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 )

48 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 2,028 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 )

14 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 1,438 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 )

22 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 1,410 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 )

22 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

14 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,141 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 )

9 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benjamin Franklin was a man of genius and enormous ego, smart enough not to flaunt his superiority but to let others proclaim it. To understand him and his role in great events, one must realize the omnipresence of this ego, and the extent to which he mirrored the feelings of other colonial Pennsylvanians. With this in mind, Francis Jennings sets forth some new ideas about Franklin as the "first American." In so doing, he provides a new view of the beginnings of the
The History and culture of Iroquois diplomacy : an interdisciplinary guide to the treaties of the Six Nations and their league by Francis Jennings( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 667 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 86 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 75 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 42 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 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La creazione dell'America by Francis Jennings( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in Italian and held by 24 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

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

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

Hymns and other poems by Francis Jennings( Book )

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

L'invasione dell'America : indiani, coloni e miti della conquista by Francis Jennings( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incident at Tulpehocken by Francis Jennings( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Indian trade of the Susquehanna Valley by Francis Jennings( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries 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 (174)

Italian (11)

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 leagueEmpire of fortune, by francis jennings (pbk)