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Marion, Francis 1732-1795

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Works: 368 works in 823 publications in 1 language and 18,047 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Fiction  Biographies  Sources  Manuscripts  Songs and music  Records and correspondence  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Singer, Performer
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Paul Jones : a tale of the sea by Francis Marion( Book )

3 editions published between 1843 and 1970 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Francis Marion by William Gilmore Simms( Book )

3 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis Marion, also known as "The Swamp Fox," was a military officer of the Continental Army and militia during the Revolutionary War. His guerilla tactics were extremely effective against the British, and despite conflicting accounts that paint him in a more sinister light, his success during the Revolution has made him a folk hero of legendary status
Francis Marion's correspondence with General Nathaniel Greene by Nathanael Greene( )

1 edition published in 1907 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marion, Horry & Weems( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six "previously unpublished letters" of Marion, Horry and Weems collected by David L. Kent, with portraits of the 3 men by David Avila
You've got me this way : fox trot : from "You'll find out" by Jimmy McHugh( Recording )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis Marion's order book : June 1775-May 1777( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The same old story : fox trot by Frankie Masters( Recording )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters of General Francis Marion by Francis Marion( )

2 editions published in 1896 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes five letters dated January 26-March 11, 1780, and a muster roll of Marion's regiment
The singing hills : fox trot by David( Recording )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Draft authorizing State Treasurer to pay Col. Francis Marion £2,000 for recruiting 2d South Carolina Militia Regt by Rawlins Lowndes( )

2 editions published in 1778 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hear my song, Violetta : fox trot by Frankie Masters( Recording )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(I'll be with you) In apple blossom time / adapted from Rimsky-Korsakov's 'Scheherazade' / Beacon by Albert Von Tilzer( Recording )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter book of General Lincoln containing copies of 339 letters written at the time of the siege of Charleston by Benjamin Lincoln( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fort Moultrie, to an unidentified recipient by Francis Marion( )

1 edition published in 1778 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reporting on the sighting of an enemy ship in the harbor which reportedly fired at a French sloop the previous evening; submitting returns for his military and regimental stores for the Garrison; apprising him that "this post is supplied with provisions from day to day & that no provision is laid up here, should there be a Sudden Attack; You will find by the returns what Defence can be made. I should wait on your Excellency in person, But the necessary works on repairing the fort I have under taken (to supervise, as no person could be got that would under take it) & if I leave it the whole work must stop till I return."
Nathanael Greene Letters, 1780-1782 by Nathanael Greene( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Nathanael Greene wrote to John Matthews after signing British Major Andre's death warrant. In this letter, Greene suggests he should take over command of the South's affairs as well as predicts Benedict Arnold will retaliate due to the execution. Two letters to General Marion in 1781 request immediate communication between American forces, which had been cut off at this time by the British. The third letter to General Marion informs him [Marion] about the British evacuation of Charleston, S.C. in November 1782. Greene's report of the Battle of Eutaw to the Delegates of S.C., specifically addressed to Governor Rutledge, acknowledges an American victory as well as contains a list of those killed and wounded. The documents are signed holographs
"Head quarters, high hills Santee" [S.C.], to General [Francis] Marion by Nathanael Greene( )

1 edition published in 1781 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Informing him of the enemy's plundering; offering to send him one hundred North Carolina militia under Colonel [the Marquis de] Malmady; reporting that General [George] Washington has arrived at the Camp in Virginia and Lord Cornwallis is "closely hemed in."
Swamp Fox; the life and campaigns of General Francis Marion by Robert D Bass( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Career of one of Tarleton's wiliest opponents in the American Revolution
The life of Gen. Francis Marion a celebrated partizan officer, in the revolutionary war, against the British and Tories in South Carolina and Georgia by M. L Weems( Book )

1 edition published in 1814 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Donated by Carl Schaeffer
Don't Think It Ain't Been Charming by Mercer( Recording )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The life of Francis MarionSwamp Fox; the life and campaigns of General Francis MarionThe Swamp Fox of the RevolutionThe life of General Francis Marion : a celebrated partisan officer, in the revolutionary war, against the British and Tories in South Carolina and GeorgiaThe despoilers : a frontier storyA sketch of the life of Brig. Gen. Francis Marion and a history of his brigade from its rise in June 1780 until disbanded in December, 1782, with descriptions of characters and scenes not heretofore published. Containing also an appendix with copies of letters which passed between several of the leading characters of that day, principally from Gen. Greene to Gen. MarionFrancis Marion : the Swamp FoxFrancis Marion : the Swamp Fox of the American Revolution
Alternative Names
Francis Marion Amerikaans politicus (1732-1795)

Francis Marion generale statunitense

Francis Marion Offizier der Kontinentalarmee

Francis Marion personnalité politique américaine

Francis Marion político estadounidense

Francis Marion yhdysvaltalainen poliitikko

Swamp Fox

Swamp Fox 1732-1795

Мэрион, Фрэнсис

فرانسیس ماریون سیاست‌مدار آمریکایی

فرنسيس ماريون سياسي أمريكي

フランシス・マリオン

弗朗西斯·馬里昂 美国政客

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English (353)